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Undergraduate Major

ALEC students study how people work together and lead their peers, learn from and educate others, and communicate issues related to food, agriculture, and the environment. This curriculum is structured to provide students with the knowledge and skills they need to positively impact others.

  • Learn to communicate effectively within diverse teams
  • Explore ethical issues
  • Find solutions to complex problems
  • Proactively track your growth as a leader
  • Gain real-world, hands-on experience through a 10-week internship within the agricultural industry or a community organization

Delivery: In-Person

Department: Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communications


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You’ll learn job-ready leadership, teaching, and communication skills. Earn your degree in a supportive environment where you’ll receive the personalized attention that nurtures big dreams… for big impact.

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