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Agriculture: Crop Science

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Agriculture: Crop Science

Why an Agriculture Degree?

Agriculture has many, many different career options. Agriculture is about understanding biology and plant life, crops and biosystems, food and food safety, food science, production and sustainability in addition to cows, plows, farms, and farming. An associate degree in this field will help qualify you for the breadth of modern-day agriculture, helping you thrive in this vibrant career field.

Classes include:

  • AGRI 101 — Fundamentals of Horticulture
  • AGRI 102 — Introduction to Animal Agriculture
  • AGRI 104 — Introduction to Agricultural Systems
  • AGRI 105 — Soil Sciences and Crop Production
  • AGRI 203 — Agriculture Microeconomics
  • AGRI 230 — Management Methods in Agriculture Business

What are your career options?

  • Farmer
  • Inspector
  • Conservation Officer
  • Landscaper
  • Seed Technician
  • Farming Industry Analyst
  • Food Scientist
  • Commodities Trader
  • And More!  

At A Glance

Program Credit Hours

60 -62 credit hours

  • General Education: 39-41
  • Major/Concentration: 21
Standard Completion Time

2 years

Accreditation

HLC


OUR MISSION


Ancilla College is a liberal arts institution of higher learning sponsored by the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ and is part of The Center at Donaldson. The college’s religious tradition is Roman Catholic; its climate, ecumenical. In a caring environment, Ancilla serves a diverse population, as we transform and empower students to achieve high academic goals, lifelong learning, successful careers and values-centered lives.



ABOUT ANCILLA


Ancilla College, founded in 1937, is a private, Catholic, not-for-profit, two-year college offering over two dozen associate degree programs. Students from 12 states and 15 countries live and learn at Ancilla.


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