Extension Education - Minor

The undergraduate minor in Extension Education (EXED) provides students with formal instruction in Extension Education necessary to be successful Extension educators. The curriculum prepares students in the history and philosophy of Extension education, extension educational methodologies, program management and program development. Students explore Extension educational roles in their future contexts; develop an awareness of program development, volunteer management, Extension educational theories and models for future application as an Extension educator. The curriculum includes nine credits of foundational leadership concepts, three credit hours in a specialized area of leadership, and three hours in an Extension internship. 

Eligibility Requirements to Declare Minor in Extension Education

  1. Students must have a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher and be in good standing with Texas A&M University.
  2. Students must have completed 75 hours or less at time of application.
  3. Students must have a declared major.
  4. Any prerequisite course work for classes must be completed, but does not count towards the actual minor.

For more information about this minor, visit our EXED website.