Learning how the world does business requires knowing about the people and culture behind it. Purdue offers excellent chances to experience it first hand. Not taking advantage of these resources would be a lifelong regret.
Senior in Ag Econ
Poland Semester Abroad
The Department of Agricultural Economics sees the globalization of agriculture to be a significant trend in the food and agricultural industry. Because of this, the department strongly encourages students to participate in opportunities abroad. Currently, more than 20% of our undergraduates study abroad during their time at Purdue.
Students in the Department of Agricultural Economics can choose to experience a wide range of opportunities abroad. These include ssemester study abroad programs in Australia, New Zealand, Poland, Sweden, as well as other countries. Students can also participate in summer internships and other study abroad programs in England, France, Honduas, and Japan, as well as month-long programs in China and Russia. Last year, the departmentís Farm Management Club even spent it's Spring Break studying in Brazil!