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Agricultural and Extension Education

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Harry Boone
phone: 304-293-5451
fax: 304-293-3752

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Harry Boone
phone: 304-293-5451
fax: 304-293-3752

Program Details

Areas of Emphasis

Agricultural & Extension Ed.

Program Description

The objective of this program is to provide doctoral students the opportunity to study and conduct research with faculty in areas of excellence in the Division of Resource Management. All students in the program complete a core consisting of research methods, graduate seminars, and teaching practicum. This major prepares students for leadership responsibilities in teacher education, educational administration, program development and evaluation, and research as it pertains to agriculture and extension.

Delivery Methods Available

  • blended

Graduate Program Application Requirements

Applicants must arrange for official copies of transcripts and test scores to be sent directly to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment at PO Box 6510, Morgantown, WV 26506-6510. If being sent by delivery service (Federal Express, UPS, etc) requiring a street address, please use WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment, 1500 One Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV 26501. The program requirements listed below (if any) are in addition to the main WVU Graduate Application.

  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Recommendations: 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Test Requirements: GRE

English Language Proficiency

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Please see Office of Admissions - English Language Proficiency for more information.

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Prospective students should apply online at:

Application Priority Dates and Deadlines

  • Fall Deadline: Fall


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