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This Learning Community helps first-semester students in Agricultural Education achieve academic success. Participants have the opportunity to develop friendships with other agricultural education students. Activities also include field trips, service projects and social interaction with faculty and other professional agricultural educators.


  • First-time beginning students admitted to the College of Agriculture with a major in Agricultural Education

Residential Component

  • Students from this learning community reside in McCutcheon Hall
  • Information about this residence hall can be found here
  • Circumstances preventing a student from living in this hall, such as participating in the Honors College or living off-campus, will be taken into consideration when conducting the placement process
  • Your roommate in many cases will be a member of the learning community
  • Completing a housing contract is a separate process from applying for a learning community


Fall and Spring Semesters

Associated Classes


HORT 10100 - Fundamentals of Horticulture

ASEC 24000 - Seminar on Agricultural Education


ASEC 24000 - Seminar on Agricultural Education

Events and Activities Included:

  • College of Agriculture Ice Cream Social
  • Invitational Soils Career Development
  • Guest lectures on agricultural education
  • Service learning projects
  • LC dinners with faculty

Information above is subject to change. If you are placed in the LC, the associated courses will be on your schedule prior to you registering for the rest of your courses.

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