With advisor approval, all undergraduates in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences are eligible for this minor. Students in other colleges can also enroll with approval of the Department of Agricultural Education and Communication.

Required Courses

AEC 3209Instructional and Event Planning in Agricultural and Life Sciences3
or AEC 4200 Teaching Methods in Agricultural Education
AEC 3313Development and Role of Extension Education3
AEC 4500Program Development and Evaluation3
or FYC 4622 Planning and Evaluating Family, Youth and Community Science Programs
Approved electives6
Total Credits15

Approved Electives

AEC 3065Issues in Agricultural and Life Sciences3
AEC 3073Intercultural Communication3
AEC 3413Working with People: Interpersonal Leadership Skills3
AEC 3414Leadership Development3
AEC 4031The Communication Process in Agricultural and Life Sciences3
AEC 4052Communication Campaign Strategies in Agricultural and Life Sciences3
AEC 4417Leadership for Personal and Organizational Change3
AEC 4434Communication and Leadership in Groups and Teams3
AEC 4944Cooperative Extension Internship (only three credits count toward the minor)4-6
FYC 4408Organizational Leadership for Nonprofits3

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