Agricultural Communication & Marketing

About the Major

An Agricultural Communication and Marketing major prepares you for a career in business or marketing for food and agricultural companies. The curriculum provides students a solid background in three core areas including communication studies, business management, and applied agricultural sciences. Read more about the major.

Common Entry Level Job Titles

  • Business Analyst
  • Commodity Merchandiser
  • Financial Advisor
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Insurance Underwriter
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Sales Representative
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Communications Specialist
  • Sales Representative
  • Recruiter

Types of Employers

  • Agricultural business organizations
  • Agriculture magazines/publications
  • Banks and financial institutions
  • Government agencies 
  • Market research firms
  • Nonprofit agencies
  • Research centers and universities
  • Retail food companies 

Alumni Internship and Volunteer Contacts

Be sure to check out the "Internship Spotlight" series on the department blog. It features students' internship stories and is a great way to explore career and internship-site options. 

Salary and Employment Statistics

See the employment and salary page for statistics on the most recent graduates and previous years.

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