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A doctorate in agricultural education from MU can help you advance your career in agricultural or extension education, communication or informal adult education. If you want to connect with expert faculty members and take an innovative, high-tech approach to agricultural education, this may be the degree for you.
Official nameDoctor of philosophy in agricultural education
CampusUniversity of Missouri
Academic homeCollege of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources | Division of Applied Social Sciences
Delivery modeBlended, some campus visits required
AccreditationHigher Learning Commission
*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.
This degree has potential benefits for
- Classroom or extension educators in agriculture or the environment
- Communications or public relations professionals
- International agricultural development specialists
- Program manager or producers
- Sales professionals
- Youth specialists
Delivery of this program is blended: some campus visits are required.
Courses are semester-based. Students typically take two classes each semester session and finish the program in four years.
Course work covers
- Instructional design and delivery
- Teaching and learning theories and practices
- Educational program planning, evaluation, organization and administration