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Students who wish to take courses from more than one area of Agricultural Production Management can customize their studies with the assistance of a faculty member. Area of emphasis may change class order.

 

Associate of Applied Science degree
Entry time: Fall, Spring

Course
Number
Course
Title
Credit
Hours

First Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGC-103   Ag Computer3
  AGC-115   Ag Career Orientation1
  AGC-120   Applied Agricultural Concepts2
  AGC-160   Introduction to Technical Chemistry4
 
OR

 
  CHM-165   General Chemistry I4
  COM-723   Workplace Communications3
 
OR

 
  ENG-105   Composition I3
  - - - - - - -   Agriculture Technical Courses5

18

First Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGC-130   Mathematics I - Agriculture3
  AGP-333   Precision Farming Systems3
 
OR

 
  AGC-420   Issues in Agriculture3
  AGS-319   Animal Nutrition3
 
OR

 
  AGA-154   Fundamentals of Soil Science3
  - - - - - - -   Humanities Elective3
  - - - - - - -   Agriculture Technical Course3

15

Summer
  AGC-932   Internship5

5

Second Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGB-470   Farm Records, Accounts, Analysis3
 
OR

 
  ACC-152   Financial Accounting3
  AGS-214   Domestic Animal Physiology3
 
OR

 
  AGA-114   Principles of Agronomy3
  COM-744   Oral Communication in the Workplace3
 
OR

 
  ENG-106   Composition II3
  MGT-145   Human Relations in Management3
  - - - - - - -   Agriculture Technical Courses5

17

Second Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGB-235   Introduction to Agriculture Markets3
  AGB-330   Farm Business Management3
  AGB-466   Agricultural Finance3
  - - - - - - -   Agriculture Technical Courses3
  - - - - - - -   Agriculture Elective3

15

Degree Courses
Optional
  VIN-105   Introduction to Wine Science3
  VIN-106   Introduction to Viticulture3
Specialty Requirement Courses
  AGA-114   Principles of Agronomy3
  AGA-154   Fundamentals of Soil Science3
  AGA-209   Row Crop Production3
  AGA-165   Agricultural Fertilizer and Chemicals3
  AGA-170   Fertilizer Management3
  AGA-217   Field Crop Harvesting and Drying3
  AGA-376   Integrated Pest Managment3
  AGA-880   Forage Crop Management3
  AGB-331   Entreprenuership in Agriculture3
  AGB-336   Agricultural Selling3
  AGB-470   Farm Records, Accounts and Analysis3
  AGC-420   Issues in Agriculture3
  AGM-403   Combine Operation & Adjustment2
  AGP-333   Precision Farming Systems3
  AGP-434   Practical Precision Farming for the Producer3
  AGS-113   Survey of the Animal Industry3
  AGS-214   Domestic Animal Physiology3
  AGS-279   Livestock Merchandising2
  AGS-305   Livestock Evaluation3
  AGS-319   Animal Nutrition3
  AGS-338   Livestock Behavior and Welfare5
  AGS-350   Artificial Insemination of Cattle1
  AGS-425   Swine Systems Management3
  AGS-441   Livestock Housing and Equipment3
  AGS-530   Swine Reproduction and Management5
  AGS-550   Beef Breeding/Reproduction/Nutrition5
  AGS-551   Beef Science Management3
  AGS-555   Beef/Cow Calf Production3
  AGS-560   Beef Industry & Feedlot Management5



Total Program Hours     70


*Options to transfer exist, talk to your advisor.