Agriculture Business | AS
Associate of Science
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes

The Agricultural Business program offers students the chance to earn an Associate of Science (AS) degree, setting the stage for a smooth transition to various four-year institutions. Designed to cater to the interests of aspiring professionals in the agricultural sector, this program provides a comprehensive education in agricultural business. Students delve into subjects crucial for careers in agricultural commodity sales, ag lending and banking, retail and wholesale selling, farm and agri-business management, and even entrepreneurship. With a focus on practical skills and theoretical knowledge, graduates of this program are well-prepared to enter the workforce with a solid foundation in agricultural business practices or to pursue further studies at higher education institutions, contributing to the sustainable development and management of agricultural enterprises.

The curriculum emphasizes real-world applications, ensuring that students gain practical insights into the complexities of agricultural business. From understanding market dynamics to mastering financial strategies, the Agricultural Business program equips students with the diverse skill set needed to thrive in various roles within the dynamic and evolving landscape of the agricultural industry.

Meet Your Advisor

Lorena Carmona
Career Navigator
Call  712.317.3301
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
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Required Classes for Agriculture Business | AS

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Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Brett Oetken
Agriculture Instructor
Call  712.317.3494

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $13,312.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $13,696.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester **
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,400.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
** The cost of books varies per program.