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Ag Business Management AAS Degree Courses

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

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. 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 are subject to change.

Semester 1
AGA-114 Principles of Agronomy -OR- 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology -OR- E 4
BIO-112 General Biology I -OR- 4
BIO-113 General Biology II 4
AGC-103 Ag Computers -OR- 3
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers -OR- O E 3
CSC-116 Information Computing 3
AGS-113 Survey of the Animal Industry -OR- 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology -OR- E 4
BIO-112 General Biology I -OR- 4
BIO-113 General Biology II 4
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation -OR- O 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology -OR- E 4
BIO-112 General Biology I -OR- 4
BIO-113 General Biology II -OR- 4
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry -OR- E 4
CHM-165 General Chemistry I -OR- 4
ENV-115 Environmental Science O E 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4
MAT-128 Precalculus -OR- 4
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3
AGA-376 Integrated Pest Management -OR- 8WK2 3
Course from Electives List 1 -OR- 3
Course from Electives List 2 3
AGC-999 Study Abroad -OR- 3
Course from Electives List 2 3
AGP-450 Fundamentals of GIS -OR- 3
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS -OR- 3
AGP-436 Advanced Precision Farming: Hardware 3
SOC-115 Social Problems -OR- O E 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O E 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 3
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I -OR- O E 4
ACC-115 Introduction to Accounting 4
AGA-214 Cash Grains -OR- 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology -OR- E 4
BIO-112 General Biology I -OR- 4
BIO-113 General Biology II -OR- 4
AGC-999 Study Abroad 3
AGB-101 Agricultural Economics -OR- 3
ECN-110 Introduction to Economics -OR- 3
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics -OR- O E 3
ECN-130 Principles of Microeconomics -OR- O E 3
AGC-999 Study Abroad 3
AGB-235 Introduction to Agriculture Markets -OR- 3
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing O E 3
AGB-303 Agriculture Leadership -OR- 3
AGP-436 Advanced Precision Farming: Hardware -OR- 3
AGT-928 Independent Study -OR- 1
AGC-999 Study Abroad 3
AGP-333 Precision Farming Systems -OR- 3
CET-233 Fundamentals of GPS and GIS -OR- 3
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3
Total Credits 19

Semester 4
AGB-330 Farm Business Management -OR- 8WK1 3
FIN-121 Personal Finance 3
AGB-331 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture -OR- 8WK1 3
BUS-102 Introduction to Business -OR- O E 3
MGT-101 Principles of Management -OR- O E 3
MGT-110 Small Business Management -OR- 3
AGC-999 Study Abroad 3
AGB-336 Agricultural Selling -OR- 8WK1 3
MKT-140 Principles of Selling -OR- 3
MKT-152 Advertising and Visual Merchandising -OR- 3
MKT-160 Principles of Retailing -OR- 3
AGC-999 Study Abroad 3
AGT-805 Employment Experience 8WK2 5
Total Credits 14

Electives List 1
AGA-214 Cash Grains 3
AGB-101 Agricultural Economics 3
AGB-303 Agriculture Leadership 3
AGB-331 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture 8WK1 3
AGB-336 Agricultural Selling 8WK1 3
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3
AGP-436 Advanced Precision Farming: Hardware 3
AGP-436 Advanced Precision Farming: Hardware 3
AGP-450 Fundamentals of GIS 3
AGT-928 Independent Study 1
BIO-105 Introductory Biology E 4
BIO-112 General Biology I 4
BIO-113 General Biology II 4

Electives List 2
AGS-113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3
AGS-216 Equine Science 8WK2 3
AGS-218 Domestic Animal Physiology 4
AGS-225 Swine Science 8WK1 3
AGS-226 Beef Cattle Science 8WK1 3
AGS-272 Foods of Animal Origin 8WK1 5
AGS-305 Livestock Evaluation 3
AGS-319 Animal Nutrition 3

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

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