Department Strategic Plan
We advance the scholarship in our field of study through innovative approaches to teaching, research, and outreach. We provide balanced academic curricula that link science, technology, leadership, education, communications, and human performance systems. We are recognized as one of the premier programs of agricultural leadership, education, and communications worldwide and forge interdependent relationships with other world-class programs that share complementary missions, and we assist those programs aspiring to serve their countries and the world better.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life and well-being of individuals and communities in Texas, in the nation and the world through high-quality teaching, research, Extension, and outreach programs that communicate crucial information for agricultural sciences and human performance.
Texas A&M University Purpose Statement
As a member of Texas A&M University, our department adopts the Texas A&M University Purpose Statement: To develop leaders of character dedicated to serving the greater good. The Texas A&M purpose statement carries with it the responsibility, the traditions and the forward thinking of Texas A&M University exemplified by all who are associated with the university — its faculty and staff, and its current and former students. As Aggies, we strive toward this purpose by embodying the Texas A&M Core Values, which are naturally and by design at the core of everything we do.
- Selfless Service
2022 Strategic Planning
In 2022, the Department of Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications will begin the process to revise the former plan and identify the department’s strategic future research direction and faculty needs.