REDA provides graduate training in economics and data analytics for a smart green world
Are you someone who...
Wants to contribute to a sustainable future?
Desires tools to better analyze real-world data?
Believes in behavior-based solutions to our environmental challenges?
Seeks marketable skills to launch your career in energy & resource analysis?
Excellent! A Master of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics with a named option in Resource and Energy Demand Analysis is perfect for you.
Go beyond the textbook.
Work with real-world data and research problems.
Interact with industry professionals.
Graduate in under one year!
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"REDA provides an opportunity for a deep dive into complicated topics, and students graduate with a marketable quantitative skill set."
5 reasons REDA is perfect for you
1. Graduate in less than one year.
We know you can’t wait to make a difference. That’s why we’ve designed an intensive master’s program that teaches you the skills you need to launch your career, all in under one year!
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2. Rub elbows with industry professionals.
What better way to learn about the industry than jumping right in? Industry professionals deliver seminars about their research, supply data for classroom activities, and mentor students via research projects.
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3. Land your dream job.
Employers recognize the high-quality training that REDA students receive and are eager to hire graduates like you! 89% of REDA alumni have jobs in data analysis, energy, and/or policy.
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4. Earn a degree you can afford.
Not only will our program jumpstart your career as an energy and natural resource analyst, it’s also an excellent deal. REDA program tuition is $34,100. Scholarships available for qualified applicants.
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5. Join the REDA family.
Our small class size means you get plenty of individual attention from faculty and staff. The cohort nature of our program fosters peer-to-peer learning and a culture of intellectual curiosity.
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Graduate Training for a Smart Green World

We offer a one-of-a-kind master’s degree designed for students looking to enhance their career opportunities in the energy and natural resource fields.
The application for Summer 2020 will open in September.
The 31-credit Resource and Energy Demand Analysis (REDA) program teaches you the analytical skills you need to make a difference in our world, and the accelerated curriculum means you’ll graduate in less than one year.
Our program provides a unique combo of economic theory, quantitative methods in data analysis, and real-world projects to prepare students for challenging and rewarding careers in the fields of energy, resource, and environmental management.