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Agribusiness - Agricultural Communications

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Why Agricultural Communications?

  • If you enjoy telling the story of agriculture to the consumer, the government, or the industry
  • If you enjoy working with agriculture marketing, selling of products, social media management, and talking with consumers
  • If you enjoy being the face of the company through public relations, radio, and print media
  • If you enjoy helping to create and advertise new niche markets for products
All Agribusiness Communications Majors will take the Agribusiness Core, 35 hours of classes that match all Agribusiness Options. With the Communications option, you will be required to take 32 hours of communications oriented focus.
  • AG 313 Social Media in Agribusiness
  • AO 327 Sustainable Agriculture or AO 401 Ag and Natural Resource Management
  • HO 470 Strategic Urban Hort. Or HO 310 Alternative Agriculture
  • AY 210 Animal Welfare
  • AY 205 Horse Science or AY 405 Beef Production or AY 320 Meat Science
  • MC 221 Media Elements
  • MC 322 Design for Media
  • IM 300 Technical Communication
  • MK 344 Consumer Behavior or MK 341 Public Relations
  • GM 180 Introduction to Technical Graphics or IM 518 Advanced Technical Document Design
  • IU 308 Compassionate Communication or UI 351 Public Opinion Management


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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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