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
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* 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.

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