Agribusiness Technology Diploma D15100

Pathway Description: These curriculums are designed to provide the entrepreneurial and technical skills necessary to manage a profitable, environmentally sound, community based small farm or agricultural business. The objective is the development of a workforce knowledgeable in sustainable agriculture practices. Students will learn the fundamentals of agriculture, focusing on crop production and business. Emphasis is placed on entrepreneurial and field training. 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; wholesale and retail produce management; nursery operations; and environmental and agricultural education.

Agribusiness Technology: A program that prepares individuals to manage agricultural businesses and agriculturally related operations within diversified corporations. Potential course work includes instruction in agriculture, agricultural specialization, business management, accounting, finance, marketing, planning, human resources management, and other managerial responsibilities.

Number of credit hours required for this program: 42

General Education Requirements


Take 3 credits from ENG-111


Take 3 credits from MAT-110

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 28 credits from AGR-139 AGR-140 AGR-150 AGR-160 AGR-170 AGR-212 AGR-213 AGR-214 ANS-110 WBL-111

Other Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 8 credits from AGR-111 AGR-261 ECO-251