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

In addition to finding current job and internship openings, use GoldPASS to search info and contacts for students' previously completed internships related to this major (to get ideas and contact information- not to get a list of openings). Select "Job Search"> "Internship Agreement Database."

Also, 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.

Top Career Resources

Agricultural Communication & Marketing Related Postings in GoldPASS

Architectural Sales Assistant
Email and Conversion Rate Optimization Specialist
Financial Advisor Development Program
Northwestern Mutual- The Bohannon Group
Junior Project Manager/Scrum Master
Website and Marketing Intern
FCP Services
Product Marketing Intern- Promo and Apparel
Financial Intern
Comptroller of the Currency
Spring 2018 Operations Internship
ISlide Campus Ambassador
ISlide Inc
ISlide Marketing Content Intern
ISlide Inc
Agricultural Internship Opportunities, Full-time Seasonal
Wilbur-Ellis Company
Web Communication Internship
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota