Master skills needed to teach youth and adults about agriculture. Earn your degree in Agricultural Education at the University of Idaho.

B.S. Agricultural Education

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College of Agricultural & Life Sciences

Agricultural Sciences Bldg.
Phone: (208) 885-7984

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College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2336
Moscow, ID 83844-2336

Teaching Agriculture's Next Leaders

Teach the next generation of agricultural leaders in grades 6-12 as an agricultural educator. Explore teaching methods, learn how to plan a curriculum, manage a classroom, and supervise out-of-classroom learning programs. Experience hands-on learning opportunities with local teachers and at on-campus animal centers, greenhouses and plant sciences farms.

Fast Facts

  • Shadow a local teacher
  • Assist high school students with FFA activities
  • Become a licensed secondary agriculture teacher
  • Access computer-controlled greenhouses
  • Access plant science farms and animal centers
  • Secondary School Agriculture Instructor
  • Youth Development Educator
  • Marketing Specialist
  • Community Planning Consultant
  • Extension Educator


Potential salary is based
upon national averages.
Degree Roadmap
Degree Prep To prepare for courses required to earn a degree in Agricultural Education, we recommend you:
  • take math and science courses
  • participate in 4-H or FFA activities
  • stay current with agriculture and education news
Scholarships Over 400 scholarships are offered exclusively to College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) students based on GPA and other qualifications. Learn more.

You can find general need- and merit-based scholarships on the Financial Aid Office's scholarships page.
Financial Aid To find out about deadlines and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.
Get Involved
Get Involved
Hands-on Learning
  • FFA activities
  • Secondary agriculture teacher licensing
  • Access to computer-controlled greenhouses
  • Shadow a local teacher
  • Study abroad in Peru, India, or Taiwan
  • Collegiate FFA
  • Collegiate 4-H
  • Block and Bridle