The Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication (ALEC) develops leaders with multidisciplinary skills to engage in emerging challenges related to food, environmental and social systems through two bachelor's degree programs and two undergraduate certificates.  

Majors and Certificates

ALEC offers two bachelor's degrees in agricultural communication and agricultural education. The two certificates offered through the department are the uLEAD Certificate and a Certificate in Environmental Education.

Student Clubs

Learn more about UGA Collegiate FFA and the UGA chapter of Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow. Former 4-H'ers can continue their 4-H experience through the Collegiate 4-H Club of UGA.

Scholarships

ALEC offers a variety of scholarship opportunities to its undergraduate students. Learn more about the scholarships available to ALEC students and how to apply.

Careers and Internships

There are a wide range of career and internship opportunities for all students pursuing agriculture degrees. Learn more about some of the specific opportunities available to ALEC students.

Study Abroad

ALEC offers two fantastic study abroad opportunities to undergraduates. Learn about the Food Insecurity Service-Learning Project in Scotland during the spring semester, and the Culture-Centered Communication Program in Romania.

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ALEC Undergraduate Degree: Agricultural Education BSA
ALEC Undergraduate Degree: Agricultural Communication BSA
ALEC Undergraduate Certificate in Environmental Education
ALEC Undergraduate Degree: Agricultural Education BSA
ALEC Undergraduate Degree: Agricultural Education BSA
ALEC Undergraduate Degree: Agricultural Education BSA
ALEC Undergraduate uLEAD Certificate
ALEC Undergraduate uLEAD Certificate
ALEC Undergraduate Certificate in Environmental Education