Center of Excellence for Experimental Learning in Agricultural Science


Mission Statement

The mission of the Center of Excellence (COE) for Experiential Learning in Agricultural Sciences is to provide an innovative infrastructure through which existing and new experiential inter-disciplinary studies in production agriculture, the environment and conservation techniques can take place. The COE in Agricultural Sciences is designed to create a model for quality teaching across various disciplines, while facilitating and increasing external grant and contract activities, increasing public/private partnerships, and increasing outreach efforts. Other goals of the COE in Agricultural Sciences involve collaboration with secondary institutions, expanding livestock, crops, equipment, natural resource areas and other facilities to enhance experiential learning and yielding a major impact on the economy of the State of Tennessee.


COE Leadership Organizational Chart


COE Annual Report FY 2017