Cooperative Extension Service Employment Opportunities

If you are looking for a career in which you make a difference in the community on a daily basis, then consider a position with the Cooperative Extension Service. As an Extension agent, you have the unique opportunity to provide leadership, education, and service to the community. Extension agents are located in all of the 120 counties of Kentucky and provide programming in the four areas of:

  1. Farms, Garden, and Environment
  2. Nutrition, Family & Homes
  3. 4-H Youth Development
  4. Community & Economic Development

Other benefits include flexibility, networking, and paid tuition for graduate school. For more information about the Cooperative Extension Service and open opportunities, please visit us here.

Cooperative Extension Service Internship Program

The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service Summer Internship Program provides students with the unique opportunity of making a difference in the community as well as observing and experiencing all the responsibilities of a full-time Extension professional. Every summer students are selected to work in counties all across the Commonwealth of Kentucky!
As a summer intern, you will work primarily in one of the following areas:
• Agriculture and Natural Resources
• 4-H Youth Development
• Family and Consumer Sciences
To learn more about the summer internship program or apply for a summer opportunity, please click on the following link: