B.Sc. On Campus

Agricultural Communication and Marketing

University of Minnesota

48 months
34334 USD/year
31616 USD/year
13318 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Agricultural Communication and Marketing program of the University of Minnesota is a unique major that combines a passion for food, agricultural and natural resource sciences with fundamental real-world skills in strategic communication, leadership and marketing as well as business management and a choice of science specialization, or track.


Course topics range from video production and social media campaigns to layout/design, podcasting, digital storytelling, and communicating science to the public, among others. Students in the Agricultural Communication and Marketing program of the University of Minnesota learn how to build understanding, share knowledge, increase awareness and make valuable contributions to the dynamic and evolving fields of food and agriculture.


  • Food, Agricultural, and Natural Resource Sciences: Apply leadership, marketing, communications, and human resource development skills to a broad range of agricultural focus areas including plant science, animal science, and natural resources.
  • Crops and Soils: Explore the world of agricultural production inputs (e.g., seeds, fertilizers, crop-protection products) while building a solid foundation in marketing, leadership, and communication.
  • Food Industries: Advance complex problems facing food industries and consumers. Combine understanding of food and life sciences with marketing, leadership, communication, and business management skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Agricultural Education, Communication & Marketing
  • Career Exploration & Early Field Experience in Agricultural Education, Communication, and Marketing
  • Communicating Food, Agriculture & Environmental Science to the Public
  • Digital Media Essentials for Agriculture, Food and the Environment
  • Food and Agricultural Marketing Campaigns
  • Biology of Plant Food Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application for Admission
  • $55 U.S. nonrefundable application fee
  • Self-Reported Academic Record: High school (9th-12th grade) courses and grades
  • English proficiency test scores (Required)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34334 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31616 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13318 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13318 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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