Ag Business Management AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 69
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2021–2022 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2021, Spring 2022, or Summer 2022. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

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

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
AGA-114 Principles of Agronomy 3 $622.50
AGC-103 Ag Computers -OR- 3 $622.50
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers -OR- O E 3 $622.50
CSC-116 Information Computing 3 $622.50
AGS-113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3 $622.50
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3 $622.50
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $622.50
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $622.50
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra -OR- 4 $830.00
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $830.00
Math Elective 3
Course from Electives List 1 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3 $622.50
AGA-376 Integrated Pest Management 8WK2 3 $622.50
AGS-319 Animal Nutrition -OR- 3 $622.50
AGS-216 Equine Science -OR- 8WK2 3 $622.50
AGS-218 Domestic Animal Physiology -OR- 4 $830.00
AGS-225 Swine Science -OR- 8WK1 3 $622.50
AGS-226 Beef Cattle Science -OR- 8WK1 3 $622.50
AGS-272 Foods of Animal Origin -OR- 8WK1 5 $1037.50
AGS-305 Livestock Evaluation 3 $622.50
SOC-115 Social Problems -OR- O E 3 $622.50
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3 $622.50
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $622.50
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O E 3 $622.50
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $622.50
Course from Electives List 2 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 3
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I -OR- O E 4 $830.00
ACC-115 Introduction to Accounting 4 $830.00
AGB-235 Introduction to Agriculture Markets -OR- 3 $622.50
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing O E 3 $622.50
Course from Electives List 1 3
Course from Electives List 2 3
Course from Electives List 2 3
Course from Electives List 3 3
Total Credits 19

Semester 4
AGB-330 Farm Business Management -OR- 8WK1 3 $622.50
FIN-121 Personal Finance 3 $622.50
AGT-805 Employment Experience 8WK2 5 $1037.50
Course from Electives List 3 3
Course from Electives List 3 3
Total Credits 14

Electives List 1
AGA-214 Cash Grains 3 $658.50
BIO-105 Introductory Biology E 4 $843.00
BIO-112 General Biology I 4 $848.00
BIO-113 General Biology II 4 $848.00
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry E 4 $878.00
CHM-165 General Chemistry I 4 $905.00
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation O 3 $622.50
ENV-115 Environmental Science O E 3 $622.50

Electives List 2
AGB-303 Agriculture Leadership 3 $622.50
AGP-333 Precision Farming Systems 3 $622.50
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3 $622.50
AGP-436 Advanced Precision Farming: Hardware 3 $622.50
AGP-450 Fundamentals of GIS 3 $622.50

Electives List 3
AGB-101 Agricultural Economics 3 $622.50
AGB-331 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture 8WK1 3 $622.50
AGB-336 Agricultural Selling 8WK1 3 $622.50
AGC-999 Study Abroad 3 $622.50
AGT-928 Independent Study 1 $207.50
BUS-102 Introduction to Business O E 3 $622.50
ECN-110 Introduction to Economics 3 $622.50
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics O E 3 $622.50
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics O E 3 $622.50
MGT-101 Principles of Management O E 3 $622.50
MKT-140 Principles of Selling 3 $622.50

Math Electives
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts O E 3 $622.50
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $830.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $622.50
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $622.50
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $830.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $830.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $830.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2021–2022 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Contact Information

Academic/College Success Advisor

Amber Dullard
Bremer Hall 124
319-296-2329 ext.1223
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Schedule an appointment with Amber Dullard

Program Advisors

Amber Greiman
Bremer Hall 111A
319-296-2329 ext.1115
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Brian Zuck
Bremer Hall 111E
319-296-2329 ext.1116
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Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
319-296-4009
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Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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