University of Idaho

College of Graduate Studies

Agricultural Education


University of Idaho, P.O. Box 442339

University of Idaho

Moscow, ID 83844

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Agricultural Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

A degree in Agricultural Education will enable you to teach youth and adults leadership and life skills through agricultural coursework and activities. You will gain technical knowledge in agriculture and practical teaching skills. Learn to plan and teach coursework and educational activities as well as to manage out-of-classroom teaching facilities such as greenhouses or aquaculture ponds. Learn how to help students with supervised agriculture experiences (SAE) such as raising crops, caring for animals, conducting research, or working for a farm or other agricultural business. This major is a good stepping stone for becoming an extension educator at a state university. Both thesis and non-thesis options are offered. The M.S. (non-thesis) is a terminal program designed to provide a broader preparation than the M.S. with thesis. A professional paper is optional at the discretion of the candidate’s supervisory committee. A comprehensive examination is required which may be written and/or oral.


Classification: Doctoral/Research Universities – Extensive

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL: 79; No GRE required; Have a degree equivalent to a US bachelor's degree

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 359 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 7162 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 12788 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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