Agricultural development is a course of study designed to prepare the student for a career in teaching, extension or with agricultural service agencies whose purpose is to disseminate information related to the industry of agriculture. Special emphasis will be placed on communication skills and effective teaching strategies.
1. Core Curriculum (42 Hours)
*Six credits of science counted in core; two credits counted in major
to total 120. This total shall include a minimum of 42 hours of residence credit of which 36 must be advanced.
4. Students must meet minimum standards
related to student success initiatives mandated in legislation. Maintenance of a C average in coursework completed at SFA and coursework completed at SFA in the major and minor fields considered separately.
5. A grade of at least C
in each freshman English course; a C average at SFA; a C average in major courses taken at SFA; a C average in minor courses taken at SFA. These required averages are based on those courses in each category that are included in the student’s official degree plan.
Refer to the teacher certification requirements in this bulletin (located in the James I. Perkins College of Education section) for teaching options. Additional requirements for the degree include: