Study food production and the use of natural resources at the University of Idaho. Earn a degree in Ag Science, Communication and Leadership from the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.

B.S. Agricultural Science, Communication & Leadership

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College of Agricultural & Life Sciences

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

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

Leading Agricultural Communication

Choose from courses in agricultural education, agricultural science and technology, animal and veterinary sciences, food science and toxicology, and much more in a program that will provide you the specific skill set and professional advantage you need for your future in public relations, journalism, education, business management, sales and more. 

Fast Facts

  • Access to computer-controlled greenhouses
  • Tour agriculture-related companies and meet with business leaders
  • Gain real-world experience by interning with the USDA
  • Help with FFA and 4-H events, conferences, and programs
  • Access to field research stations from Moscow to Idaho Falls
  • Extension Educator
  • Youth Development Educator
  • Communications Specialist
  • Agricultural Sales Representative
  • Farm and Ranch Manager


Potential salary is based
upon national averages.
Degree Roadmap
Degree Prep To prepare for courses required to earn this degree, we recommend you:
  • take math and science courses throughout high school
  • join 4-H or FFA
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.
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Hands-on Learning
  • Plant science farms
  • Livestock facilities
  • Computer-controlled greenhouses
  • Agriculture company visits
  • Study abroad in New Zealand, Peru, Taiwan, or India
  • USDA Agricultural Research Service
  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • U.S. Congress
  • Idaho Bean Commission
  • Farms, ranches, agriculture businesses, livestock breed associations
  • Collegiate Future Farmers of America (FFA)
  • Collegiate 4-H
  • Block and Bridle