Agricultural Business Management

Agricultural Business Management – General Agriculture Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 36
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

The General Agriculture program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
AGA114 Principles of Agronomy 3 $577.25
AGC103 Ag Computers 3 $533.25
AGS113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3 $533.25
CNS121 Environmental Conservation 3 $553.25
ENG105 Composition I -OR- 3 $533.25
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $533.25
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $533.25
Math Electives 3

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Total Credits 18
Semester 2
AGA154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3 $554.25
AGA376 Integrated Pest Management 3 $573.25
AGP450 Fundamentals of GIS 3 $533.25
AGS319 Animal Nutrition 3 $533.25
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $533.25
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $533.25
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $533.25
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $533.25

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Total Credits 18
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $888.75
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $711.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $533.25
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $711.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $711.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $711.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2017–2018 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
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Student Success Specialist

Laurie Plum
Bremer Hall 124
319-296-2329 ext.1065
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Program Advisors

Brad Kinsinger
Bremer Hall 111D
319-296-2329 ext.1321
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Meghan Bond
Bremer Hall 111E
319-296-2329 ext.1115
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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