Agriculture Business

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 curriculum.
 

What Will I Learn In This Program?

  • Price and quantity relationship
  • Supply and demand curves
  • Various economic theories
  • Planning
  • 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.

Course Descriptions can be viewed in the Undergraduate Catalog 
 

What Resources Are Available To Me?

Facilities
  • 300-Acre Farm
  • Beef Operations
  • Swine Operations
  • Sheep Operations
  • Horticulture Center
  • Five Teaching Greenhouses
  • Farm Classroom Facility
Organizations
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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.