Texas Tech University

What Can You Do with an AAEC or Agribusiness Degree

  • Agricultural Economist: Analyzing economic trends and policies related to agriculture and food industry.
  • Banker: Working in banking institutions and providing financial services to individuals and businesses in the agricultural sector.
  • Agricultural Marketing and Sales: Promoting and selling agricultural products to wholesalers, retailers, and consumers.
  • Public Relations: Managing communication and promoting positive image for agricultural organizations and businesses.
  • Market Research Analyst: Conducting research and analysis on market trends and consumer behavior in the agricultural and food industry.
  • Data Analyst: Analyzing and interpreting data to provide insights and support decision-making in agricultural businesses or precision agriculture.
  • Energy Industry Management: Managing energy-related projects and operations in the agricultural sector.
  • Construction Management: Overseeing construction projects in agricultural infrastructure development.
  • Real Estate Agent/Appraisal: Dealing with agricultural properties, including buying, selling, and evaluating their value.
  • Entrepreneur: Starting and managing their own agricultural business ventures.
  • Agricultural Credit and Lending: Working in financial institutions and providing credit and loan services specifically tailored to the agricultural sector.
  • Financial Analyst: Analyzing financial data and providing recommendations for investment and financial planning in agricultural businesses.
  • Commodities Broker/Merchandising: Facilitating trading of agricultural commodities such as grains, livestock, and produce.
  • Agribusiness Finance: Managing financial operations and strategies in agribusiness companies.
  • Loan Officer: Evaluating loan applications and assisting individuals and businesses in securing loans for agricultural purposes.
  • Personal Financial Planner: Providing financial planning and advisory services to individuals in the agricultural sector.
  • Banking Regulator: Overseeing and enforcing regulations in the banking and financial sector, including agricultural finance.
  • Agricultural Business Consultant: Providing specialized consulting services to agricultural businesses on various aspects such as management, marketing, and finance.
  • Policy Analyst: Analyzing and evaluating agricultural policies and making recommendations for policy development and reform.
  • International Development Specialist: Working on projects and programs aimed at promoting agricultural development and sustainability in different countries.
  • Environmental Economist: Analyzing the economic impact of environmental policies and developing strategies for sustainable agriculture.

Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics

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    Texas Tech University, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics
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