Agricultural Business Management

Precision Agriculture Certificate Courses

Award: Certificate
Required number of credits: 15
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

The Precision 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

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Total Credits 3
Semester 2
AGA154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3 $478.50
AGP450 Fundamentals of GIS 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 6
Semester 3
AGP333 Precision Farming Systems 3 $478.50
AGP436 Advanced Precision Farming Hardware 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 6

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
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Program Advisors

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