Agricultural Business Management

Agricultural Business Management Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time

The AAS degree program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is from the current catalog year, organized in the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student, and is subject to change.

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

If you are a current student your program requirements may be different than those listed for the current catalog year. View your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and to search and register for classes.

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

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

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Total Credits 18
Semester 3
ACC131 Principles of Accounting I 4
AGA214 Cash Grains 3
AGB101 Agricultural Economics 3
AGB235 Introduction to Agriculture Markets 3
AGB303 Agriculture Leadership -OR- 3
AGP436 Advanced Precision Farm Hardware 3
AGP333 Precision Farming Systems 3

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Total Credits 19
Semester 4
AGB331 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture 3
AGB336 Agricultural Selling 3
AGB466 Agricultural Finance 3
AGT805 Employment Experience 5

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Total Credits 14
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3
MAT122 College Algebra 5
MAT128 Precalculus 4
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT156 Statistics 3
MAT210 Calculus I 4
MAT216 Calculus II 4
MAT219 Calculus III 4


Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 104
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Program Advisors

Dave Grunklee
Bremer Hall 101-D
319-296-2329 ext.1115
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Brad Kinsinger
Bremer Hall 101-F
319-296-2329 ext.1321
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Ray Beets
Butler Hall 104-A
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