Academic Programs

Agriculture Management

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Program Description
Sioux City Campus
Also Offered Completely Online

The Agriculture program provides a broad agriculture knowledge-base for students. The graduates may secure employment in the areas of production agriculture and agribusiness. Instructional areas include crop production, animal production, finance, management, sales, and marketing. This agriculture degree is offered online.

Students may gain relevant hands-on experience with agribusinesses within their locality or beyond. Since agriculture and its supporting businesses employ about 25 percent of the labor force in the United States, there is a need for the program graduates at the local, regional, state, and/or national levels. 

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
AGS 242 Animal Health.............................................................. 3
AGA 114 Principles of Agronomy............................................... 3
AGA 154 Fundamentals of Soil Science.................................... 3
AGS 113 Survey of the Animal Industry..................................... 3
AGB XXX Agriculture Elective..................................................... 3
AGB 235 Introduction to Agriculture Markets............................ 3
AGB 470 Farm Records, Accounts, Analysis............................. 3
AGB 336 Agricultural Selling...................................................... 3
ENG 105 Composition I............................................................. 3
MAT 772 Applied Math.............................................................. 3
AGC 936 Occupational Experience............................................ 3
AGB 330 Farm Business Management...................................... 3
AGB 437 Commodity Marketing................................................ 3
AGP 329 Introduction to GPS.................................................... 3
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology OR..................................... 3
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology......................................... 3
CSC 110 Introduction to Computers......................................... 3
AGA 158 Soil Fertility................................................................. 3
AGH 284 Pesticide Application Certification.............................. 3
ECN 120 Principles of Macroeconomics OR............................. 3
ECN 130 Principles of Microeconomics.................................... 3
AGB XXX Agriculture Electives................................................... 7

Program Total ........................................................... 71

AGB XXX Agriculture Elective: AGA 376, AGB 210, AGB 331,
AGC 420, AGM 155, AGS 228, AGS 270, AGS 319, AGS 331, or
AGC 403.

Contacts

Greg Strong, BS, BA, Division Chair Ext. 1480 Room B109 greg.strong@witcc.edu
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