Agricultural Leadership Education Concentration

The Agricultural Leadership Education concentration prepares students for educational leadership, training and outreach positions in agricultural, extension, community and governmental agencies. Coursework focuses on designing educational/training programs, making professional presentations, leadership development, teaching/training methods and interpersonal communications. A 4 to 12-week business/agency summer internship is required. The curriculum provides the flexibility for students to specialize in a chosen area of agriculture.

Agricultural Leadership Education Concentration Required
ACE 231Food and Agribusiness Mgt3
ANSC 100Intro to Animal Sciences4
FSHN 101Intro Food Science & Nutrition3
or FSHN 120 Contemporary Nutrition
HORT 100Introduction to Horticulture3
AGED 260Intro to Leadership Studies3
AGED 280Training Needs Assessment2
AGED 293Ag Leadership Internship1-6
AGED 300Training and Development4
AGED 310Prof Dev in Leadership Ed2
AGED 340Leadership Ethics & Pluralism3
AGED 380Leadership in Groups and Teams3
AGED 451Professional Dev in Ag Ed2
AGED 480Collaborative Leadership3-4
EPSY 201Educational Psychology3
Select one of the following:3-4
Advanced Leadership Studies
Foundations of Ag & Extn Ed
Youth Development Programs
Adult Learning Principles
Mgmt and Organizational Beh
Industrial Org Psych
Total Hours126