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Agricultural Education (online)

M.Sc. Online
465 USD/credit
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The Agricultural Education (online) course at South Dakota State University is preparing agricultural educators to critically evaluate curricular content, programmatic effectiveness and community needs to deliver culturally responsible and environmentally sound formal and informal instruction in the global agriculture, food, fiber and natural-resource systems.

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SDSU’s multidisciplinary Master’s in  Agricultural Education (online) course at South Dakota State University  prepares students for the career paths of their choosing:

  • Agricultural Education (both formal and informal)
  • Post-secondary Education
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Leadership in the Broader Agriculture Industry

Ready to take your agriculture profession to the next level? Cultivate a career through the Department of Teaching, Learning & Leadership’s preparation and knowledge-expanding online courses, from educational research and psychology to curriculum and teaching theory.

Wherever you live, you can earn a master’s degree from SDSU.

The graduate program has been developed through interdisciplinary collaboration between College of Education and Human Science and College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Research 
  • Foundations of Agricultural Education 
  • Advanced Educational Research Design & Analysis
  • Advanced Pedagogy
  • Advanced Educational Psychology 

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • International students are eligible to participate in our fully online programs but must do so outside the U.S. due to visa regulations. In addition, students should apply at least 6 months before the application deadline for our fully online programs.


IELTS or TOEFL needed


30 alternative credits

30 (Option A), 32 (Option B), 36 (Option C)



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
71 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must provide a resume, goal statement, and two professional letters of reference as part of the application process.
  • GRE: Not required
  • The application must include the application fee, all post-secondary transcripts, degree certificate, and other materials as required by specific programs before processing of the application will begin.  
  •   Master’s degree applicants must have an approved Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution (except in approved/accelerated programs). 

Tuition Fee

  • National

    465 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 465 USD per credit and a duration of  .


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Agricultural Education (online)
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