Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Life Sciences Agricultural Education, Master of Science (MS) in Life Sciences Agricultural Education;
Master of Science (MS) in EDCT Concentration in Agricultural and Extension Education, Teacher Licensure Option;
Master of Science (MS) Agriculture and Life Sciences Online, Education Option, Virgina Teaching License (Agricultural Education Endorsement);
Graduate Certificate in Collaborative Community Leadership
The Department of Agricultural and Extension Education at Virginia Tech is committed to preparing students for success in professions that include formal and non-formal teaching and learning in agriculture and leading agricultural organizations and communities.
Graduate degrees in the department are grounded in a personal relationship between student and advisor. Completing a graduate degree in Agricultural and Extension Education at Virginia Tech will give you a distinct advantage in the job market as a well-prepared professional.
Southern Association for Colleges and Schools (SACS) Accreditation
International Student Requirements:
The department strongly recommends that international students submit results for completed GRE examination. The results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is also required for applicants who did not receive their bachelor's degrees from an Anglophone university and whose first language is not English. A minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper-based test) or 213 (computer-based test) is required.
Facts & Figures
# of Credits Required:
Varies depending on
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate):
Varies depending on in-state or out-of-state USD