Agriculture Degree Programs

FRANKFORT, Ky., -- Kentucky State University employees Blake Van Sanford, Kimberly Barmore and graduate student Arjun Chhetri along with Dr. Shawn Lucas harvest a field of CBD Hemp in the organic area, Thursday, Oct. 03, 2019 at the Harold R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm in FRANKFORT. Harvesting the CBD Hemp involves cutting the hemp at the base of the plant, collecting the plants, weighing them and then hanging to dry.

School of Agriculture, Communities and the Environment Degree Programs
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The School of Agriculture, Community and the Environment Degree Programs:

Undergraduate Programs:

Graduate Programs:

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Food & Environment
Catalogue Description
Curriculum in print format
Course Descriptions
Master of Science in Environmental Studies
Course Descriptions
Research Assistantships
Admissions Information
Undergraduate Certification Programs Online Master of Science in Environmental Studies
Capstone Mentors

Experiential Learning Opportunities in Agriculture:

The Land Grant learning experience is supported by:

  • Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Health Education
  • Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • 4-H and Youth Development
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Small Farms
  • Community Resource Development
  • Agriculture Entrepreneurship
  • The 300-acre Environmental Education and Research Center
  • The 300-acre Harold R. Benson Research and Demonstration Farm
  • A 14-acre Aquaculture Research Center
  • An aquatic and environmental science vessel
  • Numerous research and demonstration laboratories and field stations

Program Contact:

Kirk W. Pomper, PhD
Director of Land Grant Programs
Co-op Extension Building
Room 217
Phone:(502) 597-5905

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