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Welcome to Texas Tech University's Department of Agricultural Education and Communications. The department works closely with the College of Education and College of Mass Communications to offer a valuable degree program.
In addition to receiving a quality education, departmental students are part of a family-like atmosphere and attend many classes together at the university. Faculty members in the department use a student-centered approach to show students how to successfully function in today's fast-paced, technologically advanced job market. Teachers in the department know their students and are available to help students with class projects, advising and job applications. Support like this helps make the transition to campus life at Texas Tech an easy one.
December 4 – Last Day of Class
December 6-11 – Final exams
December 14-15 – Commencement
January 15 – Spring Classes Begin
In the Spotlight
Faith Jurek was introduced to the agriculture world when she moved to Texas in seventh grade. Now she's president of the National Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow.
A commitment to teaching has landed Courtney Meyers, an assistant professor of agricultural communicators within Texas Tech’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications, the Non-Land-Grant Agricultural and Renewable Resources Universities’ (NARRU) Young Educator Award.
From the time she was a little girl on her parent’s ranch to when she joined the FFA in high school, agriculture has been one of Krysti Kelley’s biggest passions. Today, she continues that targeted focus as president of Texas Tech’s Ag Council.
The Department of Agricultural Education and Communications admitted its sixth cohort of six doctoral students to the innovative ‘Doc@Distance’ program.
Texas Tech’s Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow chapter had a strong showing earlier this month at the national ‘Ag Media Summit’ in Buffalo, NY.