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Agricultural and Extension Education

The agricultural and extension education faculty offers master’s programs for those desiring advanced study in teaching agriculture in public schools, communications and leadership, extension education or environmental technology. Candidates for the master of science degree may be admitted on a regular or provisional basis. A student who does not have a B.S. in agriculture with a major in agricultural and environmental education may be required to complete undergraduate courses in agriculture and professional education if he or she plans to obtain certification to teach.

Students take graduate courses in both technical and professional education.

Program Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose, 3 Letters of recommendation

Application Deadlines

Fall Deadline

October 15

Spring Deadline


Summer Deadline


English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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