International Agricultural Development

About the Program

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Students gain advanced knowledge of history and philosophy of development; leadership and management techniques; fundamentals of crop and livestock farming systems; agricultural economics; and the interaction of agriculture and the social sciences. Students graduate with skills necessary to implement, facilitate, and manage programs that enhance agricultural development, resource management, and rural life.

Degree Type
Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Degrees Offered
M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Lead Dean

College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies

Major Code
GIAD
Exceptions
S/U Exception

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
Priority: Dec 15, 2021
General: Apr 15, 2022
Space Available: May 15, 2022
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Dec 15, 2021
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2022

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Angie Nguyen
(530) 752-4839 | htgnguyen@ucdavis.edu

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Group Chair
Kate Scow
kmscow@ucdavis.edu

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: General
Amanda Crump
Plant Sciences
(530) 754-0903 | acrump@ucdavis.edu

Advisor: General
Louise Ferguson
Anr Plant Sciences
(530) 752-0507 | lferguson@ucdavis.edu

Advisor: General
Cameron Pittelkow
Plant Sciences
(530) 752-0433 | cpittelkow@ucdavis.edu

Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
Kate Scow
Land Air & Water Resources
kmscow@ucdavis.edu