Agriculture Production (441)

Agriculture Production Students

Nature of Profession

Agriculture is a diverse discipline which requires a combined understanding of many subdisciplines within the field. The exact nature of the profession is dictated by the area of specialization the individual chooses. The options available to a two-year degree recipient include entry-level positions with governmental agencies, technical assistance and/or sales positions with the agri-chemical industry or the horticulture industry.

Related Job Titles

Some job titles include feed and/or seed salesman, field research technician, greenhouse technician and technical assistance positions.

Courses

First Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
AGRI 1106 Introduction to Crop Science 4
AGRI 1171 Survey of Agriculture 1
AGRI – – Agriculture Elective 4
BIOL 1101 Principles of Biology I 5
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3

Second Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
AGRI 1101 Agricultural Economics 3
AGRI 1107 Introduction to Animal Science 4
AGRI 2238 Pesticides & Pesticide Usage 4
MATH 1124 or 1141 Finite Math or College Algebra 3

Third Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
AGRI 1199 Seminar 1
AGRI 2232 Weed Control & Management 4
AGRI – – Agriculture Elective 3
AGRI – – Agriculture Elective 3
CHEM 1151/1161 First Year Chemistry I & Lab I 5

Fourth Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
AGRI 2200 Agricultural Field Experience 3
AGRI 2208 Soils 4
AGRI – – Agriculture Elective 3
PHIL 1107 Ethics 3
SPTH 1115 Fundamentals of Effective Speech 3
Program Total: 61

Faculty