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  Sep 26, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog and Student Handbook

Agribusiness Management, AAB


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Program of Study

The Agribusiness Management program combines agriculture and business management skills. This degree is appropriate for students interested in preparing themselves for a wide variety of careers in agriculture, both in production agriculture and other related fields.

Agribusiness Management allows students to combine these management skills with practical experience and/or other formal education in the field. It is also appropriate for individuals currently employed in an agribusiness setting who wish to move up to a management position.

The faculty has identified the following Learning Outcomes for all graduates:

  • Apply appropriate technology for business communication, computation, and presentation.
  • Analyze the changing contemporary agribusiness environment. 
  • Define how elements of the legal environment impact agribusiness.
  • Define the role of the manager in resource management. 
  • Apply and analyze marketing concepts for a farm in a given agribusiness environment.
  • Employ professional and human relations skills that are necessary in working with both business clients and personal consumers. 

POTENTIAL OCCUPATIONS:

  • Field Agronomist
  • Farmer/Production Agriculturalist
  • Crop Consultant
  • Field Crop Scout
  • Horticultural Assistant
  • Agrochemical Sales Representative
  • Fertilizer Sales Representative
  • Seed Sales Representative

Total Technical Credit Hours: 33


Total General Education and Related Credit Hours: 33


Total Credit Hours: 66


All students graduating from Terra State Community College with an Associate degree of any kind will be functionally proficient in common computer operations and applications. Please see your academic advisor or academic division office for further details. 

See your advisor of appropriate course selection.

Recommended Course Sequence - 2 year
Recommended Course Sequence - 3 year
Recommended Course Sequence - 4 year
 

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