About Our Department 

The Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness has been a part of the University of Arkansas since 1925. The University of Arkansas is the flagship research university in Arkansas. Fayetteville’s close proximity to some of the largest employers in the nation, such as Walmart, Tyson Foods, and J.B. Hunt, allows for unique internship and networking opportunities for students.

We prepare you for careers as leaders in the business, financial, legal and environmental communities.


Our Mission Statement

The Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness (AEAB) in Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences strives to provide an unparalleled collegiate experience, educating students intellectually and interpersonally so that they may empower their community through professional and civic works. To that end, AEAB makes noteworthy strides in research to improve the quality of life for the local community and the world.


Our Vision Statement

To serve as the international hub for agricultural economics/agribusiness training, research and extension, outreach, and environmental engagement to effectively improve livelihoods for all.



Areas of Study

  • Marketing and Management
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Pre-Law/AgLaw
  • MS with Thesis or Non-Thesis
  • MS with International Emphasis
  • Atlantis Double Degree Program

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