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Undergraduate Program: Agricultural Education B.S.

Students in agricultural education study courses in science, agriculture, general education and professional education to prepare them for teaching secondary agricultural education or for pursuing a variety of careers that require training in education and agriculture. A 12-week off-campus student teaching experience in a selected school district is required.

Academic Advisement
Agricultural education students have faculty advisers to ensure each student's unique interests and professional aspirations are taken into consideration. Advisers assist students in identifying their career objectives and in reaching career preparation goals.

Student Organizations
The department sponsors a wide range of student organizations to assist students in gaining the leadership, interpersonal and professional skills needed for a successful career and personal fulfillment. Student organizations include Collegiate FFA, Alpha Tau Alpha, Collegiate 4-H, Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow and Collegiate Farm Bureau.

Possible Careers of Graduates
High school agricultural education teacher
• Middle/high school science teacher
• Community college agriculture instructor

Degree Requirements
• Agricultural Education Teaching Option Degree Sheet
Agricultural Education/Agricultural Communications Degree Sheet

More Information
Agricultural Education Frequently Asked Questions
Agricultural Education Courses
Agricultural Education Faculty
• Agricultural Education Scholarships
• Teacher Certification Checklist
Other resources for student teachers