Agribusiness Technology

The Agribusiness Technology curriculum is 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. The Agribusiness Technology program 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.

Admission to Program

Students are encouraged to begin the admissions process early so that there will be time to complete any required pre-admission courses before the start of the annual cohort.

Requirements

  • Complete all Southeastern requirements to be admitted as a degree seeking student.
  • Meet with the program advisor to discuss requirements, connected careers, and possible transfer opportunities.

General Education Requirements - Communication - Group 1

Take 3 credits from 

Communication - Group 2

Take 3 credits from 

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

Humanities/Fine Arts

Take 3 credits from

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

Social/Behavioral Sciences

Take 3 credits from 

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

Major Requirements - Required Courses

Take 12 credits from 

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
12

Work-Based Learning

Take 1 credit from 

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
1

Pesticides/Alternatives

Take 3 credits from 

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

Agribusiness Technology

Take 12 credits from 

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
12
Total credits:
62

Overview

Program

Type

Associate in Applied Science

Credential Number

A15100