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2014-2015 University Catalog 
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Agricultural Education, BS

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About the Program

Agricultural education students combine their interest in agriculture with their desire to work with people. Students are prepared to teach agricultural science, business, and related subjects in junior high, high school, or college settings. They also can pursue careers in agricultural service industries. There is a high demand for agricultural science and business teachers in Indiana and across the United States.

Agricultural Education Website

Summary of Program Requirements

The Summary of Program Requirements for Agricultural Education   is a comprehensive list of those categories which a student must fulfill in order to earn their degree. Unlike the full Program Requirements listed below, complete lists of selectives for any given category are not shown.  These summaries are intended to be printer-friendly and less expansive in detail.

Detailed Program Requirements

Please see below for detailed program requirements and possible selective fulfillments.

128 credits required for graduation

Departmental/Program Major Courses (128 credits)

Other Departmental /Program Course Requirements (118 credits)

(See Advising Resources)

University Core Requirements

  • Human Cultures Humanities
  • Human Cultures Behavioral/Social Science
  • Information Literacy
  • Science #1
  • Science #2
  • Science, Technology, and Society
  • Written Communication
  • Oral Communication
  • Quantitative Reasoning

128 semester credits required for Bachelor of Science degree

There are GPA requirements for stage-gates in this degree

14 Credits

17 Credits

18 Credits

18 Credits

18 Credits

Spring 3rd Year

16 Credits

15 Credits

12 Credits


128 semester credits required for Bachelor of Science degree.

2.5 GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.

Consultation with an advisor may result in an altered plan customized for an individual student.

Critical Course

The ♦ course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

Foreign Language Courses

Foreign Language proficiency requirements vary by program.  For acceptable languages and proficiency levels, see your advisor:

American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, (ancient) Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

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