Communicator

Individuals who enjoy creating, editing, translating, and disseminating information through a variety of different platforms will find the following majors/concentrations great options.

Agribusiness

Policy and Law

Prepares students to analyze and evaluate policies and programs from an economic perspective.

Career Opportunities:
  • Agribusiness manager - median annual salary of $64,170
  • Agricultural economist - median annual salary of $65,480
  • Agronomy sales - median annual salary of $58,600
  • Loan officer - median annual salary of $63,400

Agricultural Education, Leadership, and Communications

Agricultural Communications

Prepares students to communicate about agricultural and life science issues.

Career Opportunities:
  • Agriculture broadcaster - median annual salary of $45,000
  • Extension agent - median annual salary of $49,770
  • Photojournalist - median annual salary of $37,500
  • Public relations executive - median annual salary of $70,460

Human Development and Family Science

Family Science

Prepares students to discover, verify and apply knowledge about the family. Graduates are able to receive provisional certification through the National Council on Family Relations as Certified Family Life Educators.

Career Opportunities:
  • Human development consultant - median annual salary of $90,900
  • Case manager - median annual salary of $78,970
  • Addiction counselor - median annual salary of $51,600
  • Parent educator - median annual salary of $52,900