The information below describes typical occupations and employers associated with this major.
Understand that some of the options listed below may require additional training.
Moreover, you are not limited to these options alone when choosing a possible career path.
Description of Agricultural Education
This program prepares students for teaching positions in secondary school agriculture programs and related professional jobs in
agriculture. Students majoring in Agricultural Education develop a broad background in the agricultural sciences and are qualified for
certification by the State Department of Education as teachers of agriculture. The Agricultural Education program is a major
component of the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communication. In addition to the opportunities for
teaching agriculture, graduates of this program are employed in the Cooperative Extension Service and in many other leadership
positions in the fields of agriculture and education. Such positions capitalize on the technical and professional skills of these graduates
for application in various selling, promotional, administrative, research, and educational leadership projects.
Possible Job Titles of Agricultural Education Graduates
(*As reported by UGA Career Center post-graduate survey)
Alumni Relations Coordinator
Education Resource Coordinator