Agricultural Leadership, Education, & Communications: Organizational & Community Leadership, BS

for the degree of Bachelor of Science Major in Agricultural Leadership, Education, & Communications, Organizational & Community Leadership concentration

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Students pursuing the Agricultural Leadership, Education, & Communications, BS select from four concentrations:

The Bachelor of Science with a Major in Agricultural Leadership, Education, & Communications 

for the degree of Bachelor of Science Major in Agricultural Leadership, Education, & Communications, Organizational & Community Leadership concentration

General Education Requirements

Composition I and Speech
Select one of the following:6-7
Writing and Research
and Public Speaking
Oral & Written Comm I
and Oral & Written Comm II
Advanced Composition
Communicating Agriculture
Western Cultures
Select from campus approved list.3
Non-Western Cultures
Select from campus approved list.3
US Minority Cultures
AGED 3403
Foreign Language
Coursework at or above the third level is required for graduation.
Quantitative Reasoning I
Select one of the following:3-4
Applied Statistical Methods
Intro to Applied Statistics
Economic Statistics I
Intro to Statistics
Intro to Social Statistics
Social Work Statistics
Quantitative Reasoning II
AGED Choose from:3-5
Finite Mathematics
Calculus I
Calculus for Business I
AGCM/LEAD choose from campus QRII list
Natural Sciences and Technology - Physical Sciences
Select one from the following:3-4
Introduction to Meteorology
Severe and Hazardous Weather
Climate and Global Change
Introductory Chemistry
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry Lab I
Introduction to Energy Sources
The Oceans
Natural Disasters
Physical Geology
College Physics: Mech & Heat
Natural Sciences & Technology - Life Sciences
Select one from the following:3-4
Companion Animal Biology &Care
Evolution and Human Disease
Introduction to Crop Sciences
Environment, Agric, & Society
Contemporary Nutrition
Introduction to Plant Biology
Environmental Biology
Introductory Microbiology
and Intro Microbiology Laboratory
Humanities and the Arts
Select from campus approved list.6
Social and Behavioral Sciences7
PSYC 100Intro Psych4
And Select one course from the following: 1
Introduction to Applied Microeconomics
Microeconomic Principles
Intro to US Gov & Pol
ACES Required
ACES 101Contemporary Issues in ACES2
Major Requirements
AGED 100/OR ALEC 100Intro to Ag & Leadership Ed2
AGCM 110/OR ALEC 1103
Required Concentration (choose one):
Agricultural Communications - Advertising
Agricultural Communications - Journalism
Agricultural Education
Organizational & Community Leadership
Electives to bring total to 126 hours
Total Hours: 126

Organizational & Community Leadership concentration 

AGED 2303
AGED 2603
AGED 2802
AGED 293Ag Leadership Internship6
AGED 3004
AGED 3102
AGED 3803
AGED 4512
AGED 460Advanced Leadership Studies1 or 4
AGED 480Collaborative Leadership3 or 4
EPSY 201Educational Psychology3
Select four from the following: 12-16
Agricultural Marketing
Food and Agribusiness Mgt
Economics of Food and Environmental Justice
Ag Sales and Persuasive Communication
Youth Development Programs
Adult Learning Principles
Intro to Animal Sciences
Social Movement Communication
Exploring Cultural Diversity
The Science of Food and How it Relates to You
Contemporary Nutrition
Intro to Human Development
Adult Development
Adolescent Development
Introduction to Horticulture
Industrial Org Psych
Social Entre & Social Change