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 1
AGRI 1010 – Computers: Agriculture 3
CO/M 1000 – Introduction to Mass Media 3
CO/M 1040 – Introduction to Human Communication 3
ENGL 1010 – English I: Composition 3
Physical Education Activity 1
Total Credit Hours: 14

Freshman Year – Spring Semester

Class Credit Hours
AECL 1000 – Agroecology 4
BIOL 1010 – General Biology I 4
CO/M 1030 – Interpersonal
Communication
3
MATH 1400 – Pre-Calculus Algebra 4
Total Credit Hours: 15

Sophomore Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
AGEC 1010 – Agricultural Economics I 3
CO/M 2100 Reporting and Newswriting 3
Constitutional Requirements 3
*Approved Ag Electives 6
Total Credit Hours: 15

Sophmore Year – Spring Semester

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