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ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN AGRIBUSINESS

An associate of science degree in Agribusiness is designed to prepare students for careers in the business segment of the agriculture industry. It provides an understanding of basic business concepts and principles as they relate to the industry. Students will learn the principles of organization and management in these businesses and the application of these principles in agriculture production. It helps prepare them for employment in commercial agriculture and businesses serving agriculture.

Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Class Description Credits
Communication
ENG 150 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG 151 Freshman Compostion 3
SPH 153 Introduction to Speech 3
Total: 9
Information & Technology Literacy
ICT 150 Introduction to Computers 3
Total: 3
Critical Thinking
MAT 151 Intermediate Algebra 3
PHSCI 150/150L Physical Science 4
Total: 7
Global Awareness & Cultural Competence
Select one 3 credit course from the following options and HIS 162 for a total of six (6) credits
HIS 150 American History I 3
HIS 151 American History II 3
HIS 170 World Civilization I 3
HIS 171 World Civilization II 3
HIS 162 Pacific History
(required)
3
Total: 6
Personal Development & Responsibility
PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
OR
HEA 150 Introduction to Health Science 3
Total: 3
Total GER Credits: 28

Core Foundational Requirements

Class Description Credits
BIO 180/180L Biology I & Lab 4
Total Core Foundational Credits: 4

Co-Foundational Requirements

Class Description Credits
AGR 100 I Practical Job Experience I 1
AGR 100 II Practical Job Experience II 1
AGR 152 Survey of Community & Natural Resources 3
AGE 150 Agriculture Economics 3
AGR 250 Introduction to Horticulture & Lab 4
Total Co-Foundational Credits: 12

Program Requirements

Class Description Credits
ACC 150 Principles of Accounting I 3
BIO 181/181L Biology II & Lab 4
BUS 103 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 150 Financial Math 3
ECO 250A Principles of Micro Economics 3
MAT 260 Introduction to Statistics 3
Total Program Credits: 19

Total Credits

Class Credits
General Education Requirements 28
Core Foundational Requirements 4
Co-Foundational Requirements 12
Program Requirements 19
Total Credits: 63