The Ratcliffe Hicks School of Agriculture emphasizes “hands-on learning” and is a gem hidden among the larger schools at the University of Connecticut. The School was established in 1941 with trust money from the Ratcliffe Hicks estate. Mr. Hicks (1843-1906) left instructions in his will to start an agricultural school to encourage and support farming in New England. The School offers an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in a wide variety of disciplines within the plant and animal science majors.
College Ambassador Blog
Have you been following the Ambassador blog this semester? Check out the recap post by the program advisor to read about all that the Ambassadors have accomplished this semester! Also, get a sneak peak of what they have planned for Spring 2015!