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At SFA, our agriculture students are prepared for a wealth of opportunities in the agriculture industry, from production practices to technology and educational endeavors. A degree in agriculture can also help you forge a path to a graduate degree or veterinary school.

During your time at SFA, you will have access to dedicated instructors, amazing facilities and internship opportunities that can transform your education. Student organizations offer networking activities and the opportunity to participate in research at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

A message from the department chair, Dr. Douglas Smith

Welcome to SFA’s Department of Agriculture, where many opportunities are ahead of you! In our department, you can study current production practices, use up-to-date technology, learn the latest teaching methods and interact with industry-leading faculty and staff. Our challenging curriculum is designed to provide you with knowledge and experience for a successful career in agriculture. Instruction takes place not only in the classroom but also in hands-on labs, experiential learning environments and research projects. If you are looking for an extensive education in agriculture, SFA is the place for you.

Come take a tour, visit with a department ambassador and meet with our motivated faculty members. We are here to assist you in reaching your educational and agricultural career goals that will impact the future of the industry!

Douglas Smith, PhD




Department of Agriculture

Agriculture Building
Room 101

Mailing Address:
PO Box 13000, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962