Jul 15, 2024  
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog 
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Agricultural Communications, B.S.

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Courses in agriculture, communications, and journalism prepare students for careers as editors or writers for farm and home organizations, state and federal agencies, magazines, newspapers, radio, television, and commercial businesses.

University Studies Program

This degree requires that The University Studies Program 2015  requirements are met before graduation. Some of the courses required for this major fulfill USP requirements, but not all. Students should check their degree evaluations and consult with their assigned academic advisor to discuss their specific course plan.

Minimum Requirements

Communications/Journalism Core: 36 Hours

Agriculture Core Requirements: 36 Hours

At least 18 hours must be lower division (Ag 1000-2000) elective courses, and at least 12 hours must be upper division (Ag 3000-4000) elective courses and include

Supporting Course Requirement: 4 Hours

Additional Hours for Major and Electives: 14 Hours

8 hours of General Electives ANY DIVISION

6 hours of General Electives UPPER DIVISION

Total Hours: 120

Additional Requirements

Agricultural communication majors complete an internship in their field. A variety of opportunities are available, and students can work with their advisor to determine an appropriate internship for their area of emphasis.

Students wishing to pursue an area of emphasis in the agricultural communications option are encouraged to also select a minor. The college currently offers a variety of minors, and any of these can help to better prepare students for employment or graduate work.

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