Agricultural Education

About the Major

An Agricultural Education major prepares you for a career educating students and the public about the environment and agriculture. The curriculum teaches students how to motivate, supervise, coach, educate, and train others in a variety of classroom and/or business settings. Read more about the major. Visit the AgEd website.

Common Entry Level Job Titles

  • Agriculture Education Teacher
  • Corporate Agricultural Associate
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Extension Educators
  • Program Manager

Types of Employers

  • Agricultural business organizations
  • Environmental centers
  • Extension services offices
  • Government agencies
  • Middle schools and high schools
  • Youth development organizations

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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