This option is designed for students that want to work in Ag communications. This could include TV or radio broadcasting, writing for newspapers or magazines, and public relations for Ag organizations such as Farm Bureau, NCBA or others. Encouraged are electives with the following prefixes: AGEC, CO/M, and ENGL.

Students must complete all program requirements, including approved electives, with a ā€œCā€ or better.

Freshman Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
AGRI 1000 – Issues in Agriculture 3
AGRI 1010 – Computers: Agriculture 3
COMM 1000 – Introduction to Mass Media 3
COMM 1040 – Introduction to Human Communication 3
ENGL 1010 – English I: Composition 3
Total Credit Hours: 15

Freshman Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
AECL 1000 – Agroecology 4
COMM 1030 – Interpersonal
Communication
3
MATH 1400 – College Algebra 4
Physical Education Activity 1
Approved Ag Electives 6
Total Credit Hours: 18

Sophomore Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
AGEC 1010 – Agricultural Economics I 3
COMM 2100 – Media Writing 3
Constitutional Requirements 3
Approved Ag Electives 6
Total Credit Hours: 15

Sophmore Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
COMM 2010 – Public Speaking 3
STAT 2050 – Fundamentals of Statistics 4
Arts & Humanities 3
Approved Ag Electives 4
Outcomes Assessment:
AGEC 2395 – Ag Capstone Project 2
Total Credit Hours: 16