Agricultural Business Management

Agricultural Business Management – General Agriculture Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 36
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

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.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

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

2015–2016 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Semester 1
AGA114 Principles of Agronomy 3 $522.50
AGC103 Ag Computer 3 $478.50
AGS113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3 $478.50
CNS121 Environmental Conservation 3 $498.50
ENG105 Composition I -OR- 3 $478.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $478.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $478.50
Math Elective 3  

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Total Credits 18
Semester 2
AGA154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3 $478.50
AGA376 Integrated Pest Management 3 $478.50
AGP450 Fundamentals of GIS 3 $478.50
AGS319 Animal Nutrition 3 $478.50
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $478.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $478.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $478.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 18
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $478.50
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $797.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $638.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $478.50
MAT156 Statistics 3 $478.50
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $638.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $638.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $638.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2015–2016 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
319-296-4011
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Program Advisors

Dave Grunklee
Bremer Hall 111A
319-296-2329 ext.1115
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Brad Kinsinger
Bremer Hall 111D
319-296-2329 ext.1321
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Interim Dean

Dan Nierling
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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