Agricultural Extension Education
The Master of Agriculture in Agricultural Sciences or the Master of Agricultural Extension Education will make you a more effective educator and deepen your understanding of agricultural issues and how to communicate them in informal settings. With interdisciplinary courses combining theory and practice, the curriculum can be tailored to suit your specific professional goals and interests — whether in the field of Extension education or other professions requiring community education and public contact.
CSU, a leader in agricultural education, offers one of the only Agricultural Extension Education distance education programs of its kind in the nation and it's designed for working professionals.
*Students interact and network with others across the country who are in Extension or similar agencies.
*Advisors help students design plans of study that emphasize immediate career applicability.
*Distance education allows working professionals to obtain a degree without putting their careers on hold.
Students may select Plan A, which requires applied research and a formal thesis; Plan B, which requires a scholarly paper; or Plan C, which is coursework-only and is available as a terminal degree.
Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association
International Student Requirements:
Official transcript and official TOEFL scores.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 30-36
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $565.00 USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999