Graduate Program: Agricultural Education

General Information


Agricultural Education (MS) - Professional Agriculture

Program Description

The Master of Science - Professional Agriculture emphasis degree program is designed for working professionals in agriculture, life sciences, and related fields who desire to obtain a graduate degree that includes the development of entrepreneurial leadership and innovation knowledge and skill sets. The degree can be tailored to meet the needs of the candidate and may be obtained via distance education and online coursework.  


Department/Academic Unit(s)

The Department of Agricultural Education, Technology & Innovation contributes to the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' unique functional role as a leader in the University's land-grant mission by providing an array of programs in formal undergraduate and graduate instruction, research, and service to enable the people of colorado, the nation, and beyond to improve the quality of their lives.  The primary mission of Agricultural Education, Technology & Innovation is serving a diverse population through teaching, application, integration, and discovery in agriculture, applied science, education, innovation, leadership, and technology leading to successful careers in education, community leadership, and industry.



College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

Campus where offered

Tuition and Fees

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Completion Requirements
Admissions Information

Minimum Credit Units (33)

Core Coursework Requirements
Minimum credits: 30
Core coursework:
A ED 617 -  Research, Methods, and Project Design
A ED 697C - Workshop in Teaching at the College Level
A ED 621 - Program Planning and Evaluation
9 units of a relevant focus area.


Additional Requirements

See required coursework

Student Handbook

Please refer to the Graduate Student Handbook for students who are pursuing this program of study.

Admissions Requirements

We do not accept terminal masters, all applications must be for the PhD program

Standardized Tests

Required test(s): GRE

Funding Opportunities

The Academic Unit has not provided this information.

Funding Opportunities

Domestic & International Applicants

Fall:December 15th

International Conditional Admission

International applicants will not be considered for conditional admission by this program.

Other Information

The GRE Institution Code for The Colorado Heights University is 4832

Last revised 06 Oct 2020