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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications Major, BS in Agriculture – Agricultural Education Concentration


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Advisor
Beasley, Granberry, Stripling, Lay

The Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications major is designed for students who want a broad, general background in agriculture and wish to develop their leadership and communication skills to pursue careers in business and industry, agricultural education, agricultural extension education and agricultural communications. The agricultural education concentration leads to teacher licensure in agricultural sciences in the State of Tennessee.

uTrack Requirements


Universal Tracking (uTrack) is an academic monitoring system designed to help students stay on track for timely graduation. In order to remain on track, students must complete the minimum requirements for each tracking semester, known as milestones. Milestones include successful completion of specified courses and/or attainment of a minimum GPA. uTrack requirements only affect full-time, degree-seeking students.

Term 1


Credit Hours 14


Term 1 Milestone Notes


  • 2.5 cumulative GPA

Term 2


  • 2,5 Biological Sciences Electives 4 Credit Hours *

Credit Hours 17


Term 2 Milestone Notes


  • 2.5 cumulative GPA

Credit Hours 13


Term 3 Milestone Notes


  • 2.5 cumulative GPA
     

Credit Hours 17


Term 4 Milestone Notes


  • 2.5 cumulative GPA

Credit Hours 13


Term 5 Milestone Notes


  • 2.5 cumulative GPA

Credit Hours 16


Term 6 Milestone Notes


  • 2.75 cumulative GPA

Credit Hours 15


Term 7 Milestone Notes


  • 2.75 cumulative GPA

Credit Hours 15


Term 8 Milestone Notes


  • No milestones

Total Credit Hours 120


Footnotes


  1. AREC 201 * (4) or ECON 201 * (4) or ECON 207 * (4) satisfies the Volunteer Core  – Social Sciences  requirement and the major requirement for economics. If the student transfers ECON LD for 3 credits, it will satisfy the major requirement but will not satisfy the Volunteer Core  – Social Sciences  requirement. In these cases, the student should take two courses from the Social Sciences  list.
  2. Select sequence (8 hours) from BIOL 101 *-BIOL 102 *, BIOL 150 *-BIOL 160 *-BIOL 159 *, or BIOL 158 -BIOL 168 *-BIOL 167 *.
  3. Chosen from the Volunteer Core  list.
  4. Any course not already required for the major.
  5. Students who have earned the A.S. degree in agriculture or related field of study from a Tennessee community college or university may apply A.S. coursework to meet this requirement.

* Meets Volunteer Core Requirements .

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