Become a Leader

John F. Kennedy once said, “Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.” Students in the Agriculture Leadership and Communications emphasis will be prepared to enter a broad array of careers in the public or private sectors at the local, regional, state, or national levels. The multi-disciplinary curriculum emphasizes the development of authentic leadership, communication skills, diversity, critical thinking and professionalism, rooted in a comprehensive foundation in agricultural sciences. Students completing this emphasis can learn the skills necessary to be able to bridge the gap between agriculture and critical stakeholders.

Minors

  • Accounting
  • Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Education
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Science
  • Economics
  • Equine Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Finance
  • Food Studies
  • Horticulture
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Mass Communications
  • Political Science
  • Public Relations

See Yourself Succeed with a Degree in

Agricultural Science and Technology

wheat field.

Grow Your Passion for Agriculture

A&M-Commerce has one of the top hands-on agricultural programs in Texas. Explore horticulture, wildlife, livestock herds and more through exciting experiential learning and modern facilities.

Join the Family

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is a growing family with a supportive student culture, including multiple student organizations and competitive judging and show teams.

Agribusiness office

Career Readiness

The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources puts you front and center to potential employers by fostering positive relationships and maintaining a strong public presence throughout the agricultural industry.

Accomplished Faculty

Work with professors who have ambitious research agendas solving problems on the farm, increasing nursery efficiency and improving worker safety.

Faculty Spotlight

Farm Work

What You Will Learn

Students who major in Agricultural Leadership and Communications will be prepared to enter a broad array of careers in the public or private sectors at the local, regional, state, or national levels.

The multi-disciplinary curriculum emphasizes the development of authentic leadership, communication skills, diversity, critical thinking, professionalism, rooted in a comprehensive foundation in agricultural sciences. Students completing this degree track are able to bridge the gap between agriculture and critical stakeholders.

The practical curriculum emphasizes the development of leadership capabilities, communication skills, and was designed to integrate agricultural sciences with a student's personal interests.

Undergraduate Program Costs

Program Costs

Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.

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