The agricultural communication specialization prepares students for professional communication careers in or dealing with agriculture and agribusiness related to public value, positioning and marketing.
Master of Science Program
The master of science program is intended primarily for students who enter with a bachelor’s degree in journalism, agricultural communication/journalism, advertising, broadcasting, public relations, or related fields.
The doctoral program is a strong theory-based degree highlighting global communication, public opinion, mass communication, and education.
- Communication or management with commodity or special interest associations in agriculture and related fields
- Faculty or communication support in extension and research information departments of land-grant universities, USDA, state departments of agriculture
- Advertising/public relations with agribusiness firms or commodity associations
- Mass media reporting on agriculture, agribusiness and natural resource issues