Farm and Ranch Management (Agribusiness Management)

Associate in Applied Science

College Degree Requirements

Prescribed Technical Program35-39
General Education15
Elective Credit11
Total Degree Credits61-65
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterCredits
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGRI 115 Agriculture Math 3
AGRI 191 First Year Seminar 1-2
AGRI 275 Introduction to Precision Farming 3
AGRI 289 Agriculture Industry Training 1-3
ANSC 114 Introduction to Animal Sciences 2
ANSC 114L Introduction to Animal Sciences Lab 1
H&CE 241 Leadership and Presentation Techniques 2
General Education Courses  
Business, Math, Science & Technology  
PLSC 110 World Food Crops (Required) 2
PLSC 110L World Food Crops Lab (Required) 1
Communications I  
ENGL 110 College Composition I (Required) 3
 Credits19-22
Spring Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 141 Introduction to Agribusiness Management 1-2
AGEC 246 Introduction to Agricultural Finance 3
Farm & Ranch Management Required Program Electives  
Select 4-6 credits from the list below 1 4-6
General Education Course  
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Science  
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics (Required) 3
 Credits11-14
Summer Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGRI 297 Cooperative Education/Internship 2
 Credits2
2nd Year
Fall Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 242 Introduction to Agricultural Management 3-4
AGRI 291 Second Year Seminar 1-2
SOIL 210 Introduction to Soil Science 2
SOIL 210L Introduction to Soil Science Lab 1
Farm & Ranch Management Required Program Electives  
Select 5-6 credits from the list below 1 5-6
General Education Course  
Communications II  
Select one of the following: 3
College Composition II  
Introduction to Professional Writing  
Fundamentals of Public Speaking  
 Credits15-18
Spring Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 244 Introduction to Agricultural Marketing 3
AGEC 250 AgriSales 3
ANSC 123 Feeds and Feeding 2
ANSC 123L Feeds and Feeding Lab 1
Agriculture Required Program Electives  
Select 2-6 credits from the list below 1 2-6
General Education Course  
Business , Math, Science & Technology  
ACCT 200 Elements of Accounting I (Required) 3
 Credits14-18
 Total Credits61-74
Farm & Ranch Management Required Program Electives
Select 11 credits from the following:11
Farm Management Seminar
Data Collection and Management (Fall only)
Precision Agriculture - Systems Software (Spring only)
Advanced Mapping (Spring only)
Livestock Production (Spring only)
Livestock Production Lab (Spring only)
Large Ruminant Production (Spring only)
Agriculture Industry Machinery Operation (Spring only)
Agriculture Industry Skills (Fall only)
Introduction to Weed Science (Spring only)
Introduction to Weed Science Lab (Spring only)
Principles of Crop Production (Fall only)
Field Scouting Techniques (Spring only)
Advanced Weed Science (Spring only)
Advanced Crop Production (Fall only)
Introduction to Range Management (Fall only)
Soil Fertility and Fertilizers (Spring only)
Soil Fertility and Fertilizers Lab (Spring only)
Introduction to Veterinary Science (Spring only)
Animal Health (Fall only)
Total Credit11
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A total of 11 Farm & Ranch Management Program Electives are required for degree.