University of Arizona
Degree Search Header

Agricultural Technology Management & Education: Teaching Emphasis

« Back to all degrees

Agricultural Technology Management & Education: Teaching Emphasis

Bachelor of Science

Apply Now

This program provides course work in the basic sciences, technical agriculture, teaching principles and techniques, and communication skills. Students may choose an option in agricultural technology management or teaching. The teaching option prepares students as secondary school or community college teachers. It meets requirements for Arizona secondary school certification in agricultural education and general science. Formal admission to professional education courses is required. Requirements include a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better, a faculty interview, and successful completion of admission application.

Major Details

College: College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Admissions Requirements:

No Additional Requirements

Math Required:


    The M-strand is for students who require mathematical facility at the level of at least MATH 110 (Collegiate Algebra). This strand involves reasonable facility with algebra and algebraic functions, graphs, and simple modeling. Students who choose the M-strand are prepared for further mathematical work. This work may include LING 178 (The Mathematics of Language and Linguistics), MATH 114 (Finite Mathematics), MATH 113 (Elements of Calculus), or a statistics class from outside the Mathematics Department, such as ISTA 116 (Statistical Foundations for the Information Age) or SBS 200 (Statistics for the Social Sciences).
Second Language Required:

2 Semesters

  • Scoring the equivalent of second-semester skill level on an entrance or placement examination administered by The University of Arizona.
  • Completion with a C or better of a second semester course at the post-secondary level.
  • An AP (Advanced Placement), IB (International Baccalaureate) or CLEP (College Level Entrance Program) language score determined by the individual language department.
  • In the College of Engineering by a method determined within the College; however, all students in the college must also take a language placement examination on entrance to the University.
2 Semesters
Fees: No
Pre-Major: No
Available at:
  • Main Campus

Four-Year Plan

Archived plans are available on Degree Search 2011-2017 for many degree plans. These are sample plans. Please work with your academic advisor for more specific and up-to-date requirements.

Select a year:

UA Course Requirements Units
1st Semester
ENGL 101 First-Year Composition 3
MATH 112 College Algebra Concepts and Applications 3
CHEM 151 General Chemistry I 4
Tier I General Education 3
First Semester Second Language 4
AED 195A Freshman Colloquium 1
2nd Semester
ENGL 102 First-Year Composition 3
SWES 200 Soils 3
SWES 201 Soils Laboratory 1
Tier I General Education 3
Second Semester Second Language 4
3rd Semester
Tier I General Education 3
MCB 181R Introductory Biology I 3
MCB 181L Introductory Biology Laboratory I 1
Animal Science 3
AED 301 Youth Leadership Development 3
AGTM 100 Principles and Practices of Agricultural Mechanization 3
4th Semester
Tier I General Education 3
ECOL 182R Introductory Biology II 3
ECOL 182L Introductory Biology II Lab 1
AGTM 437 Methods of Facilitating Learning 3
AGTM 350 Applications in Agricultural Mechanics 3
Plant Science 3
5th Semester
Tier II General Education 3
Plant Science 3
AGTM 422 Communicating Knowledge in Agriculture and the Life Sciences 3
Entomology 3
Animal Science 3
6th Semester
Tier II General Education 3
LRC 416 An Introduction to Structured English Immersion 3
Economics and Business 3
AGTM 330 Turf and Landscape Technology or 351 Operations in Agricultural Mechanics 3
AED 462 Curriculum Development 3
6th Semester Summer
AED 493A Internship - Pre-Student Teaching 2
7th Semester
Tier II General Education 3
Economics and Business 3
AED 438 The Teaching of Secondary School Agricultural Science 4
AED 460 Instructional Materials Development 4
AED 498A Senior Capstone-Pre-Student Teaching 2
8th Semester
AED 497F Structured English Immersion Teaching Methodology 3
AED 405A Principles of Career and Technical Education 3
AED 498B Senior Capstone-Student Teaching 5
AED 493B Internship - Student Teaching 3

AZ Transfer Pathways

This page is designed for in-state transfer students who plan to attend the University of Arizona. The information presented lists the most accurate course equivalencies and may not include all possible requirements. Transfer students are strongly encouraged to use this site for reference only and not for self-advising.

Transfer students should work with their community colleges and UA advisors to develop an individualized plan for transfer, and visit

  • All posted Pathways (except for Bachelor of Applied Science Pathways) fulfill an AGEC and most also fulfill an Associate Degree
  • Following a Pathway does not guarantee admission to the UA nor admission to a college/major/program at the UA
  • Use Pathways in consultation with advisors from your community college and the UA
  • Pathways are subject to change at any time

Which college/university do you attend?