Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications

ALEC’s mission is to improve the quality of life and well-being of individuals and communities in Texas, in the nation, and in the world through high-quality teaching, research, extension, and outreach programs that communicate crucial information for agricultural sciences and human performance.

ALEC prepares critical thinkers and lifelong learners, as it nurtures its graduates and faculty to derive answers and solve local, national, and global problems. Click here to see public value and impact statements



Instructional Materials Service provides tools for teachers. Learn more...

International Involvment

High Impact Experiences, International Research, and more...

Public Value & Impact

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Grand Vision: 3rd Floor Agrilife Complex

Grand Vision: 3rd Floor

Join us as we endeavor to secure approximately 12,800 square feet of space to serve students like never before...

Agricultural STEM Lab

Grand Vision: Agricultural STEM Lab

Support our unique opportunity to build a state-of-the-art, 20,000-square-foot facility for our agricultural education teachers...


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ALEC Department recognized as second in the nation for agricultural leadership, education and communications departments