Agricultural Education and Agricultural Sciences combines two programs.
Agricultural Sciences is an undergraduate studies program that provides maximum flexibility in designing and structuring a course of study to meet the students' individual career goals. The goal of the Agricultural Sciences program is to help students identify the agricultural career in which they are most interested and build a course of study that will qualify each student for his or her chosen profession. Advising is of paramount importance in this process and major emphasis is placed on career advising.
Agricultural Education offers course work that serves teachers and leaders in agriculture. The M.S, M.Ag. and M.A.I.S. degrees may be pursued with an emphasis in leadership, communication, pedagogy, extension and/or technical agriculture. Candidates work with an adviser to develop programs that meet their specific needs as indicated by their occupational objectives.
Jeff Sherman plans to educate the next generation of agricultural leaders.
It might be unusual for a future agriculture teacher to cite a welding class as an inspiration to enter the field of education. But that’s what happened to Jeff Sherman when he completed his College of Agriculture early field experience in Joseph, Ore.
While Sherman was assisting in a high school...