2018-2019 Catalog 
    Jun 04, 2020  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Agricultural Communication, B.S.

The Agricultural Communication major prepares students to work in ag-related agencies and enterprises that focus on production agriculture, such as farm broadcasting, agricultural chemical sales, agricultural publications related to specific or broad-based agricultural specialties and to serve as communication specialists or public relations agents for agricultural commodity organizations, businesses, or non-profits. It also prepares students to enter graduate school in Ag Communication.

Core Curriculum: Areas A-E (42 hours)

(See ABAC Core Curriculum , Area B using at least 4 hours AND Area D Non-Science option)

Core Curriculum Area F: 18 hours

Choose 9 Hours from the Following:

Choose 9 credit hours from the following list of courses not used elsewhere in the core or Area F.
*See advisor for assistance with Area F course selection.

Major Elective Courses: 30 hours

Choose 30 hours from the following:

General Elective Courses: 0-6 hours

Must be comprised of courses numbered 3000 or above from the major elective course curriculum and not used in the above areas, or GLST 3700A  or GLST 3700B  Global Experiential Learning, or from the following list and not used in the above area:

Total Hours Required for the Degree: 120 hours

Plus PHED 1100  and one PE activity course.


  • Students should follow their advisor’s recommendations for appropriate selections in Core Curriculum  Area A1 , Area A2 , and Area D .
  • The maximum number of hours that will be awarded for credit for completion of internships is 9 credit hours.