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Welcome Prospective Graduate Students!

Graduate work (M.S.) in Agricultural Education is a part of the Career, Technical and Leadership Education (CTLE) Graduate Program. The CTLE Program has two options: Career and Technical Education (CTE option); and Community and Leadership Development (CLD option). Students interested in Agricultural Education should choose the CTE option.

The CTE option is designed for educators, both formal and nonformal. Public school teachers, extension agents and other agricultural educators are welcome to apply for the graduate program.

We are currently in the process of updating our requirements for our graduate program. To get an idea of what will be expected of you, click on the links below to see what students have been required to do in years past.

Click on the links below to get learn more about our Graduate Program!

Graduate Program FAQs
Admission Application
Master's in Career and Technical Education Advising Sheet Non-Thesis Option
Master's in Career and Technical Education Advising Sheet Thesis Option
Master's in Career and Technical Education Program Guide
Master's with Inti al Certification in Career and Technical Education Program Guide

Assistantships in Agriculture Education

Assistantships in Agricultural Education are limited. Assistantships include a tuition waiver (but not a fee waiver) and a stipend for Fall and Spring semesters only. Applications are currently being accepted for the 2010-2011 school year. Applications are welcome until the position is filled. We anticipate a review of applicants to begin mid-February to March 1.

Students should also be preparing materials and applying for for the CTLE graduate program by this date as well. Official assistantship offers can only be made to students who have been admitted into the program. Unless otherwise noted, students can have assistantship support for UP TO two years - after the first year, the student is evaluated and the second year of support is granted based upon satisfactory or better performance. Click here for the application.

We anticipate the following assistantships available for 2010-2011 academic year:



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