The online Agricultural Education degree is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to advance into a leadership position including educators, employees of state and federal agencies, extension agents, and employees of private businesses. Core coursework includes topics in research and methods, while added studies range from adult education and youth development to agricultural communications and interpreting statistical data.
This program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA); regionally accredited schools working in partnership to provide students with online opportunities. Students apply at their school of choice.
The online Agricultural Education program is offered through:
Depending on the university, the program requires 30-36 credit hours.
Fulfill (or meet) the entrance requirements for a master’s program at your home university. Typically, this requires:
Bachelor's degree or higher
Letters of recommendation
Statement of goals
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