Earn a master’s in Agricultural Education at the University of Idaho

M.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

Advanced Agricultural Education

Master the skills and techniques needed to share your knowledge of agriculture with youth and adults in major agricultural states like Idaho. Study advanced teaching methods, leadership and communications, and experience independent research in the form of a thesis paper or practical project for a real-world client while pursuing your master’s in agriculture education. 

Fast Facts

  • Conduct an independent research project
  • Assist with 4-H and FFA events, conferences, and programs
  • Present research at regional, national and international conferences
  • Access computer-controlled greenhouses
  • Access plant science farms and livestock centers
  • Extension Educator
  • Secondary School Agriculture Teacher
  • Youth Development Educator
  • Agricultural Organization Professional


Potential salary is based
upon national averages.
Degree Roadmap Find a wealth of knowledge to help you succeed – from taking care of preliminary items associated with starting your graduate studies at the University of Idaho to finishing your degree – at the College of Graduate Studies.
Degree Prep To prepare for courses required to earn a degree in Agricultural Education, we recommend you: 
  • have an undergraduate degree in agricultural education or related field
  • have an interest in research methodologies/data collection
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
  • Research and teaching assistantships
  • FFA and 4-H activities
  • International research in Costa Rica, Ireland, and South Africa
  • Computer-controlled greenhouses
  • Plant science farms and livestock centers
  • Graduate and Professional Student Association