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Agricultural Education Major

Leadership Option

The Agricultural Education Leadership Option is designed to develop students for training and leadership positions in organizations and agencies involved in the agriculture industry. The curriculum focuses on the development of communication skills, teaching strategies, and leadership capabilities within various contexts in preparation for community roles.

Agricultural Education Major


ALEC offers minors in Leadership Communication and in Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Graduates pursue careers in areas such as extension education, human resources and training, and production agriculture.

Leadership and Communication Minor Leadership and Entrepreneurship Minor
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Graduate Programs

Earn Your Graduate Degree in Leadership

The Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication offers a Masters of Science degree in Leadership Education. This program provides further academic study and support to people in a variety of academic disciplines who are seeking to enhance their leadership or leadership development skills.

M.S. Program

The interdepartmental doctoral program in Human Sciences with a specialization in Leadership Studies is designed for individuals interested in the scholarly study of leadership. It is ideal for current and future leaders in communities, government agencies, and private sector organizations. Additionally, this program is designed to prepare those interested in faculty positions focused on researching and/or teaching leadership.

Ph.D. Program

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