Agricultural and Extension Education (Agricultural Communications) - Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements, Viewing a Wider World requirements, and elective credits to total at least 120 credits with 48 credits in courses numbered 300 or above. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

This degree option includes a certificate in Creative Media Technology and a minor in either Journalism and Mass Communication or Communication Studies. See your academic advisor for more information.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Area I: Communications10
English Composition - Level 1 1
English Composition - Level 2 1
Oral Communication 1
Area II: Mathematics 13-4
Area III/IV: Laboratory Sciences and Social/Behavioral Sciences10-11
Area III: Laboratory Sciences Coure (4 credits) 1
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences Course (3 credits) 1
Either an Area III/IV: Laboratory Sciences Course or Social/Behavioral Sciences Course (4 or 3 credits) 1
Area V: Humanities 13
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts 13
General Education Elective 13-4
Viewing A Wider World 26
Departmental/College Requirements
ACES 1120Freshman Orientation1
AXED 1110Introduction to Agricultural, Extension, and Technology Education3
AXED 2120GEffective Leadership and Communication in Agriculture3
AXED 360Agricultural Communications3
AXED 415Youth Program Development and Management3
AXED 430Teaching Adults in Nonformal Settings3
AXED 445Developing Excellent Programs in Career and Technical Education3
AXED 449Directed Field Experience in Agricultural or Technology Education3-12
AXED 466VJohn Muir: Lessons in Sustainability (doesn't count as VWW credit)3
AXED 475Leadership On Agricultural and Natural Resource Issues3
Second Language: (not required)
Electives, to bring the total credits to 120 342-54
Total Credits120