Agricultural Communication

The Agricultural Communication major incorporates graphic design, marketing, radio, television, and public speaking to promote a broader public understanding of agriculture and our environment.  

Possible Career Options
Communications Director Environmental Journalist
Event Planner Graphic Designer
Government Relations Director Magazine Writer or Editor
Marketing/Public Relations Manager Media Relations Coordinator
News Reporter Photographer
Sales and Advertising Associate Television/Radio Broadcaster
Web Developer  
Classes and Curriculum

Students will take classes in journalism, marketing, public relations, writing, graphic design, and public speaking to successfully enter a variety of careers.

After Graduation
EMPLOYED** GRAD SCHOOL SEEKING EMPLOYMENT
94.4% 0% 5.6%

* Numbers are based on responses from graduates at six months post-graduation date.

** Average Salary: $42,429

Getting Involved
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Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (ACT)

ACT is a national organization designed for students who want to pursue a profession in Agricultural Communication. Ohio State's chapter is actively involved in professional development, service, and social programs. The organization is open to any Ohio State student.

Questions?
Contact:
Emily Wickham
Student Services Coordinator
Department of Agricultural, Communication, Education, and Leadership
(614) 247-6358

 

Amy Jo Baughman
Coordinator of Prospective Student Services
(614) 292-2416