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How is billing handled and is it secure?

All billing is handled through the Texas AgriLife Bookstore. You may pay on-line with a VISA or MasterCard, using our secure shopping cart technology. When you've placed your order and clicked "check out," your total will be calculated for you and the shipping charge and sales tax (if applicable) will be added.

For more information, please contact the Texas AgriLife Bookstore.

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What are your normal hours of operation?

The Extension Online course system can be used at any time and from any computer with an Internet connection.

If you wish to speak to a representative, our normal office hours are 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday. Our offices are closed on official Texas A&M University holidays.

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I have forgotten my password. How do I retrieve it?

Go to the login page and click on the "Forgot Password" link.

Enter your email address and zip code associated with your Extension Online account.

Information on how to reset your password will usually be emailed to you within 1-5 minutes.

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Who develops, publishes, and teaches your online courses and certificate exams?

All of the Extension Online course content and certificate exams were developed by Texas AgriLife Extension professionals.

These educators are supported by a team of Regional Program Directors and state Extension specialists with doctoral and advanced degrees in subjects important to families and the general public.

All Extension Online course content is based on the latest research. We also use the latest Internet technology to make sure that your online learning experience is enjoyable as well as effective.

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What is the Texas AgriLife Extension Service? Is that a part of Texas A&M University?

Texas AgriLife Extension Service.

Working hand-in-hand with its Texas A&M System partners, the state legislature, and the communities it serves, the mission of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service to serve Texans through community-based education has remained unchanged for almost a century.

With a vast network of 250 county Extension offices, 616 Extension agents, and 343 subject-matter specialists, the expertise provided by AgriLife Extension is available to every resident in every Texas county. But Extension specialists are well-aware that a program offered in Dallas might not be relevant in the Rio Grande Valley. AgriLife Extension custom-designs its programs to different areas of the state, significantly depending on residents for input and program delivery.

The mission of AgriLife Extension is a seemingly simple one: improving the lives of people, businesses, and communities across Texas and beyond through high-quality, relevant education. Carrying out this mission, however, is a massive undertaking.one that requires the commitment of each and every one of the agency's 1,900 employees. Through the programs these employees provide, Texans are better prepared to:

Today's AgriLife Extension is known for its leadership, dedication, expertise, responsiveness, and trustworthiness. Texans turn to AgriLife Extension for solutions, and its agents and specialists respond not only with answers, but with a significant return on investment to boost the Texas economy.

Official Website: http://agrilifeextension.tamu.edu/

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What is the Texas A&M University System?

Please see the Texas A&M University System Overview (FAQs).

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