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Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications Major, BS in Agriculture

A bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communications will prepare you for careers in business and industry, agricultural education, agricultural extension education, and agricultural communications, while developing your leadership and communications skills.

Choose from three concentrations:

  • Agricultural Education: Leads to teacher licensure in agricultural sciences in the state of Tennessee. Learn more about licensure.

  • Agricultural Communications: Provides a broad background in agriculture while building career skills in journalism, electronic media, marketing/management, and broadcasting.

  • Community Engagement and Leadership Development: Prepares students to pursue careers in community or youth organizations, Extension, government, business/industry, or international environments by developing strong leadership skills and an understanding of how people learn and organizations function.

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Undergraduate Coordinator

Dr. Jennifer Richards

Jennifer Richards
Assistant Professor
jricha15@tennessee.edu
865-946-1089