Agricultural Communication

College of Agriculture

Prepare for a profession that serves business and society by promoting awareness of food, agriculture, and science issues among rural and urban audiences. Purdue agricultural communication majors gain skills and experience in public relations, marketing, journalism, and new media through diverse coursework and competitive internships. Through the program’s design, students have the advantage of excelling in communication, science, and agricultural courses—a combination future employers value. Though situated within a large university, the agricultural communication program offers a close-knit community in which students receive personal attention from faculty and staff in the College of Agriculture.

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Related Career Interests


Marketing, Advertising, Communication and Writing

Careers in Agricultural Communication
  • Advertising
  • Marketing communications
  • Reporting
  • Editing/writing
  • Graphic design
  • Public relations
  • Radio
  • Media production
  • Sales
  • Photography
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