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- Program Type:
- Associate of Science (Transfer)
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Who is this program for?
The person who is interested in working in the field of agriculture would be interested in this program. Careers in Agriculture could include becoming a professional applicator, which would mean this person would be in charge of applying chemicals to a crop; a programmer, which would be in charge of planning and the computer workings within an agricultural business; a sales manager for any variety of items such as chemicals, seed, fertilizer, and other agricultural products; or a loan officer with a focus on agriculture.
What is this program about?
Students will take many science courses. The coursework will include a sequence in Chemistry, a sequence in Biology, at least one course each in math and computer science. Electives could include a sequence in Physics and/or a course in Organic Chemistry. The electives chosen could reflect the interest of the student and the planned job market.
Where are the classes held?
How are the classes offered?
|On Campus Only||No|
A Hybrid Program is defined as a program containing a mixture of both online and on campus courses.
An Online Program is defined as a program that can be completed without having to set foot on campus.
When would I have the program completed by?
2 years plus the summer in between for the full time enrolled student
Why would or should I be interested in this program?
A degree in Agriculture opens many doors for students. Agriculture is a broad field of study, so students find many choices available and have the option of tailoring their personal interests to a specific area of specialization. Job opportunities can be as varied as working in a bank, as the agricultural loan officer; working in sales, promoting products for the farmer; or becoming a manager of an agricultural business.
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Last Modified: July 23, 2007
Program Contact: Barbara J. McLendon
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