Agricultural Education, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Thesis Option

Total Hours: 30 Hours

Core Requirements
Research or Creative Component
AGED 50006
Research Methods
AGED 59833
Statistics
REMS 5953Statistical Methods in Education (Or equivalent)3
Agricultural Education
Select six hours from the following:6
College Teaching of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Advanced Methods of Teaching Agriculture
AGED 5863
History and Philosophical Foundations of Agricultural and Extension Education
AGED 6223
Foundations of Leadership Theory
Graduate Orientation
AGED 51011
Hours Subtotal19
Electives
Select 11 hours11
Hours Subtotal11
Total Hours30

Formal Report Option

Total Hours: 32 Hours

Core Requirements
Research or Creative Component
AGED 5102Creative Component in Agricultural Education2
Research Methods
AGED 59833
Statistics
REMS 5953Statistical Methods in Education (Or equivalent)3
Agricultural Education
Select 6 hours from the following:6
College Teaching of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Advanced Methods of Teaching Agriculture
AGED 5863
History and Philosophical Foundations of Agricultural and Extension Education
AGED 6223
Foundations of Leadership Theory
Graduate Orientation
AGED 51011
Hours Subtotal15
Electives
Select 17 hours17
Hours Subtotal17
Total Hours32

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level