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Educate. Inspire. Lead. Make executive decisions. Be the connection between business, schools and the community with the expertise delivered through the Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Agriculture and Human Sciences.

From policy makers to extension agents, schools, businesses and community agencies need leaders who know how to take the initiative and make partnerships work. This is especially evident in the agricultural industry, where farmers and ranchers need leadership capable of adapting to changing requirements and resources.

Professionals with leadership experience are in demand. For example, those interested in working in policy will note that demand for policy analysts is predicted to grow at a rate of 5.6%. North Carolina historically has been in the top 13 states hiring policy analysts.

Students located in North Carolina will note that North Carolina is rich with agricultural technology companies. This program, which is broad enough to provide value to anyone interested in gaining leadership skills, provides a unique focus on leadership in agriculture. Historically the state has placed in the top 10 to 15 states for hiring agricultural workers and leaders.

Graduates interested in providing leadership through education will likely find opportunities in North Carolina. The state has historically been in the top four states hiring middle and high school teachers and in the top six states hiring vocational instructors.

Job Titles

The Graduate Certificate in Leadership in Agricultural and Human Sciences is designed to support career advancement to an educational or leadership position in a wide variety of industries. Explore details about the following commonly held job titles:

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