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Graduate Program - On-Campus Degrees: Doctoral

The department offers two doctoral degree programs to meet unique career goals and personal needs.  

Doctor of Philosophy

The Doctor of Philosophy in agricultural communications and education is a resident degree designed to prepare students for a future career as a faculty member.  The program provides an opportunity for advance study in the human dimensions of agriculture (agricultural communications, agricultural education, & agricultural leadership) to meet the growing demand for college and university faculty who can provide instruction in more than one dimension. 

Doctor of Education

The Doctor of Education in Agricultural Education requires a minimum of 64 semester hours of graduate coursework beyond the Masterís degree along with the development of a dissertation (see the detailed curriculum).