Agriculture

Program Summary


This One-Year Certificate program is designed to prepare the student as a self-employed participant in the field of agriculture or an agriculture-related business. This certificate is a part of the Guided Pathway into the AAS Degree in Agriculture Business & Management and the AAS Degree in Fish and Wildlife Management

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Program Guide


Agriculture (AGR 2214)

 

Courses


The following sequence is an example of how this program can be completed within the recommended time frame. It presumes that all course and program prerequisites have been met. Completion times may vary depending on individual circumstances. Students should consult an advisor when they plan their individual completion path.

 

FALL SEMESTERCredit Hours
AGR 113Introduction to Soil Science4
AGR 117Conservation of Natural Resources3
AGR 235Tree Identification Lab2
COM 111Business Computer Systems4
ENG 111English Composition I3
TOTAL HOURS16
SPRING SEMESTERCredit Hours
AGR 112Introduction to Crop Science4
AGR 115Intro to Animal Science4
AGR 145Introduction to Agribusiness Management3
AGR 211Technology in Agriculture3
ENG 112English Composition II3
TOTAL HOURS17

 

Possible Career Opportunities


  • Coordinate the Management or Operation of Farms, Ranches, Greenhouses, Timber Tracts, Aquaculture Operations, and Nurseries
  • Hire/Train/or Supervise Farm Workers
  • Planting/Cultivating/Harvesting Financial and Marketing Activates

 

Contacts


Admissions and Advising

618-634-3200
Toll Free 1-800-481-2242
admissions@shawneecc.edu

Anna Davenport

Agriculture Instructor
618-634-3264
annada@shawneecc.edu