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Agribusiness Technology – Certificate

Credential: Certificate
Code: C15100

The Agribusiness Technology curriculum is designed to prepare individuals for careers in the agribusiness segment of the agricultural industry. It provides an understanding of basic business concepts and principles as they relate to the agricultural industry.

Students will learn the principles of organization and management in agricultural businesses and the application of these principles in agricultural production. 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; and office management for agricultural products marketing firms.

This program leads to a Certificate. To be eligible for graduation, the student must have satisfactorily completed the course requirements as outlined below.

To qualify for admission into this program, the applicant must have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Curriculum

Course Prefix, No. Title Class Lab Clinical Credit
Fall Semester
AGR 170 Soil Science 2 2 0 3
AGR 212 Farm Business Management 3 0 0 3
AGR 210 Agriculture Accounting 1 4 0 3
Spring Semester
AGR 214 Agriculture Marketing 3 0 0 3
AGR 262 Weed ID & Control 2 3 0 3
HOR 164 Horticulture Pest Management 2 2 0 3
Total Semester Hours in Program 18

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