Our undergraduate degree program provides maximum flexibility in designing and structuring a course of study to meet students' individual needs. The Agricultural Sciences degree should be seriously considered by students desiring programs of study not currently available in any other agricultural department (such as those involving a minor in communications, recreation, or environmental studies in agriculture); students wishing to pursue two or more areas of specialization; students preparing for leadership positions in agriculture that require excellent communication and leadership skills, as well as a breadth of agricultural background; or students who have not selected a departmental major in the College of Agricultural Sciences but know they are interested in a agriculture.
Areas you can emphasize within this program are general agriculture, leadership and communication and teacher preparation.
Julie Neuschwander's general agriculture degree can take her wherever she wants to go.
When Julie Neuschwander talks about the general agriculture program at Oregon State, she mostly talks about her options.
“I like the different things general agriculture offers. I like to mix it up,” she says. “I’m going to have a broad overview of many areas when I graduate ranging from...