Is becoming an agrologist right for me?

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What do agrologists do?
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How to become an Agrologist

Because there are a number of agrologist designations, each one has its own specific educational requirements, though almost all professional agrologists are certified through a self-regulatory organization that differs depending on the province.

Generally, a student is required to complete a four year degree related to agricultural sciences. They must also complete an apprenticeship with a certified agrologist where they will get hands-on experience working in the field. 

Another great way for students to gain experience while attending school is to work with professors on research projects, or get a summer job in agriculture or environmental science. Students will gain valuable knowledge before they’ve started the work.