Chapter FFA Degree

The Chapter FFA Degree is given to an FFA chapter’s top members.

To receive a Chapter FFA Degree, members must meet the following requirements:

  • Received the Greenhand FFA Degree
  • Satisfactorily completed 180 hours (or the equivalent) of systematic school instruction in agricultural education at or above the ninth grade level.
  • Have an approved SAE in operation.
  • Enrolled in an agriculture course
  • Participated in the planning and implementation of at least three official FFA chapter activities.
  • Earned and productively invested at least $150, or have worked at least 45 hours outside of scheduled class time, or a combination of the two, through their SAE.​
  • Have developed plans for continued growth and improvement of their SAE.
  • Effectively lead a group discussion for 15 minutes.
  • Demonstrated five parliamentary law procedures.
  • Show progress toward achievement in FFA award programs.
  • Have a satisfactory academic record.
  • Submitted a written application for the Chapter FFA Degree
  • Complete a minimum of 10 hours of community service activities

New Community Service Hours Requirements

For 2011, the number of community service hours required to obtain a chapter, state or American FFA degrees have increased.

Community Service Defined

Questions?

Contact your FFA advisor for more information about the Chapter FFA Degree.​​​​