2019-2020 Catalog 
    
    May 30, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog

Agricultural Education, Education track, B.S.


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The Agricultural Education major, Education track, is designed for students who desire to teach secondary agricultural education. This program provides the foundation courses for students to earn a degree along with the professional education courses leading to teaching credentials in Agricultural Education. The discipline specific courses are paired with courses that prepare students to teach and work with a diverse student population in an agricultural setting. Courses include Curriculum Planning, Students with Special Needs, Pedagogy and Instructional Methods, Instructional Design, and Program Planning in Agricultural Science. The additional coursework for Agricultural Education majors is diverse. Students choose coursework from several areas including Animal Science, Plant and Soil Science, Agricultural Engineering, Forestry, Wildlife, and Agricultural Economics. A minimum Overall GPA of 2.5 is required for admission to Teacher Education.

Students in other majors may also earn a Minor in Agricultural Education .

Core Curriculum: Areas A-E (42 hours)


See ABAC Core Curriculum , using Area D Science option .

Track Courses: 36 hours


(A minimum grade of C is required in these courses.)

*Students must apply and be accepted to Teacher Education before taking the professional teacher education courses series. A minimum Overall GPA of 2.5 is required for admission to Teacher Education.

Elective Courses: 27 hours


Choose 27 hours from the following (Minimum of 3 hours must be 3000 or 4000 level)

Total Hours Required for the Degree: 123 hours


Plus PHED 1100  and one PE activity course.

NOTE: Additional requirements exist before a graduate from this track can be certified to teach agricultural education.

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