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Type: 
Major
Minor
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate Minor
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Class Location: 
Corvallis Campus
On-Line
Department: 
Agricultural Education and Agricultural Sciences

 

Options: 

The Agricultural Education & Agricultural Sciences major is an integrated major, allowing students to select courses from across all departments in the College of Agriculture.  Students may pursue an Agricultural Education track, or design their own theme-based curriculum using their major electives.

The Comparative International Agriculture minor pairs well with this major. Students study, intern abroad, or focus on international aspects of agriculture.

The Leadership minor also prepares students for community based agricultural pursuits, responsible and sustainable contributions in the field of Agriculture.

Agricultural Education & Agricultural Sciences majors cannot also minor in Agricultural Sciences, but students from any other OSU major may do so. 

Learning Outcomes: 
  1. Understanding of major agricultural themes and issues, domestically and worldwide
  2. Analyze the effectiveness of agricultural practices, sustainability issues and global agricultural movements and trends.
  3. Understanding of the effect of broad social, economic, and environmental forces upon the agricultural industry.
  4. Leadership and communication skills in agricultural communities throughout the U.S. and beyond.
Career Paths: 

Future careers may include agriculture production, agribusiness, resource management, and environmental/sustainability issues, as well as education, communication and other paths of your own choosing.

Learn more: 

For more information contact, Dawn Moyer, adviser for Agricultural Sciences