Associate of Applied Science
The Agribusiness Technology program is tailored to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary for successful employment in the fields of production agriculture and agribusiness. The curriculum covers a range of instructional areas, encompassing crop production, animal production, management, sales, and marketing. Students enrolled in this program will benefit from a comprehensive learning experience that combines classroom instruction with hands-on agriculture and cooperative work experience.
Given that agriculture and its associated industries constitute approximately 25 percent of the labor force in the United States, the program aims to address the significant demand for skilled professionals in the sector. Graduates of the Agribusiness Technology program are well-positioned to contribute to the workforce in their local communities, the state, and the nation at large. The program not only imparts theoretical knowledge but also emphasizes practical skills through work experience, ensuring that graduates are prepared to meet the challenges of the dynamic and vital agribusiness sector.