The Agribusiness Technology curriculum is designed to provide the entrepreneurial and technical skills necessary to manage a profitable, environmentally sound, community-based small farm or agricultural business. The objective is the development of a workforce knowledgeable in sustainable agriculture practices. Students will learn the fundamentals of agriculture, focusing on crop production and business. Emphasis is placed on entrepreneurial and field training. Students will also learn the basic principles of our economic system and government policies and programs relating to agriculture. Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in agricultural businesses such as equipment, feed, and agricultural supply sales; store management; farm operations; wholesale and retail produce management; nursery operations; and environmental and agricultural education. Agribusiness Technology is a program that prepares individuals to manage agricultural businesses and agriculturally related operations within diversified corporations. Potential course work includes instruction in agriculture, agricultural specialization, business management, accounting, finance, marketing, planning, human resources management, and other managerial responsibilities.

Required Developmental Courses


MAT 003

Credits: 3

ENG 002

Credits: 3

ENG 011

Credits: 2

MAT 043

Credits: 2

MAT 052

Credits: 2

MAT 071

Credits: 2

Semester 1


ACA-115

Credits: 1

ANS 110

Credits: 3

BUS-110

Credits: 3

CIS-110

Credits: 3

ENG-111

Credits: 3

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 2


AGR-121

Credits: 3

AGR-170

Credits: 3

Communication Choice

*

Natural Science/Math Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 3


AGR 130

Credits: 3

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 4


AGR-140

Credits: 3

AGR 150

Credits: 3

AGR 210

Credits: 3

AGR 212

Credits: 3

Humanities/Fine Arts Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 5


AGR 160

Credits: 3

AGR 213

Credits: 3

AGR-214

Credits: 3

AGR 261

Credits: 3

WBL-111

Credits: 1

Social/Behavioral Science Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected