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M.Sc. On Campus

Agriculture, Leadership, and Community Education

Virginia Tech

24 months
Duration
18942 USD/year
18942 USD/year
9398 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Department of Agricultural, Leadership, and Community Education (ALCE) is nationally recognized as a comprehensive program encompassing teaching and learning, extension, community development and education, and leadership in agriculture. The Agriculture, Leadership, and Community Education programme is offered at the Virginia Tech. 

Overview

Key facts:

  • The Agriculture, Leadership, and Community Education programme is offered at the Virginia Tech.
  • We are social scientists practicing in the context of agriculture and life science. Our research, teaching, and extension programs enhance and strengthen the people engaged in agriculture life sciences. 
  • Graduate studies in ALCE are grounded in our programmatic research in problem solving, leadership development, critical thinking, program development and evaluation, secondary education, non-formal education, and professional development. These research areas form our concentration areas of teaching and learning, leadership and social change, and community education and development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Non-Formal Teaching & Learning: Principles & Methods
  • Program and Curriculum Design in Agricultural and Extension Education
  • STEM Integration in Agricultural Education
  • Foundations of Agricultural, Leadership, and Community Education
  • Research Applications in Agricultural and Extension Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your application online, along with the $75 application fee 
  • Include a scanned copy of your college transcripts with your online application, then arrange for an official copy to be sent to us after you receive an offer of admission
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • The Graduate School doesn’t require entrance tests, but check to see whether your department requires you to submit GRE, GMAT, or subject test scores with your application

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4699 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Blacksburg

1166 - 1906 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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