What You Will Learn
What Is The Agriculture Business Degree?
The Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Business is housed within the College of Engineering
and Applied Sciences with Animal Science, Feedmill Management, Horticulture, Pest
Management, Public Relations, and Pre-Veterinary options. This program integrates
the disciplines of agriculture, business, accounting, economics, and finance with
emphasis placed on farm business and agri-business firm management. With a shift in
the agricultural field from production to business services, this program focuses
on management, processing, distribution, and marketing alongside the traditional agricultural
What Will I Learn In This Program?
- Price and quantity relationship
- Supply and demand curves
- Various economic theories
- Organizational methods
- Legalities of deeds and co-ownership
- Calculating interest
- Creating/analyzing financial statements
- Interpreting financial ratios
- Weighing investments through present and future values
- Impacts of monetary and fiscal policy on variety of industry arenas
What Courses Will I Take?
The Academic Advising Center has createdmaps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on thecurrent Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.
- Agriculture Business
- Agriculture Business - Animal Science
- Agriculture Business - Feed Mill Management
- Agriculture Business - Horticulture
- Agriculture Business - Pre-Veterinary
- Agriculture Business - Public Relations
What Resources Are Available To Me?
- 300-Acre Farm
- Beef Operations
- Swine Operations
- Sheep Operations
- Horticulture Center
- Five Teaching Greenhouses
- Farm Classroom Facility
- Arkansas Farm Bureau
- Arkansas Women in Agriculture
- American Farm Bureau Federation
- American Feed Industry Association
- Arkansas Cattlemens Association
- Farm Foundation
- American Society for Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
- National Young Farmer Educational Association
Additional Resources Specifically For Tech Students:
Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?
Career opportunities exist in agricultural business firms, banks, and other financial
agencies; marketing; food processing; extension; soil conservation; forestry; farm
and agri-business management; and sales and distribution firms. Find out more by visiting Career Services.
Where Can I Get More Information About The Agriculture Business Degree?
For more information about the Agriculture Business degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Engineering & Applied Sciences catalog.