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Agricultural Business Management - Agricultural Sales

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program) - 65 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

The mission of the Agricultural Business Management- Agricultural Sales Associate in Applied Science degree program is to prepare students for employment in the agricultural sales industry by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and hands-on techniques and skills of the agricultural sales industry.

Program Note:
Select electives in consultation with academic advisor. 

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
ENGL 110; AGBUS 111; AGRI 112; Mathematics; Social Science

Spring Semester 1:
AGRI 113; AGMEC 117; Humanities; Communication; Approved Elective

Summer Semester 1:
AGRI 201; AGRI 203

Fall Semester 2:
AGBUS 112; AGBUS 115; AGBUS 200; Approved Electives

Spring Semester 2:
AGBUS 214; Electives


Course Information:
Required General Education Courses
CourseNameCredit
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
COMMUNICATION **3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *3
MATHEMATICS ***3
AGRI 112BASIC SOILS 4
HUMANITIES *3
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
AGBUS 111ECONOMICS OF AGRICULTURE 3
AGBUS 112AGRICULTURAL SALES 2
AGBUS 115COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN AGRICULTURE 3
AGBUS 200OCCUPATIONAL INTERNSHIP AND SEMINAR I 5
AGBUS 214 OCCUPATIONAL INTERNSHIP AND SEMINAR II 5
AGMEC 117PRINCIPLES OF AGRICULTURAL MECHANICS 3
AGRI 113PRINCIPLES OF SOIL FERTILITY 3
AGRI 201CROP PRODUCTION 4
AGRI 203INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT 4
Elective Courses
CourseNameCredit
APPROVED ELECTIVES ****8
ELECTIVES ****6

* See specific requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.
** COMM 110 or 3 additional hours in composition courses numbered 111 or above, such as ENGL 111, 116 or 125.
*** See specific mathematics requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.
**** Select 14 hours from the following: AGBUS 211, 212, 255, AGRI 111, 114, 118, 133, 134, 233, 234, GIS 102, 104, 106, 108.

For Program Information Contact:

Agricultural and Industrial Technologies Department
AIT Building
Room 118
(309) 694-5171