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Agriculture (AA/AS)

Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS)

Featured Faculty - Agriculture

 Beau Anderson
 Beau Anderson 
Associate Professor
701-774-4315

 

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    Degree Requirements

    16 credits completed in residence
    2.00 (C) grade point average
    62 total credits
    ASC 100-Freshman Seminar

    Associate in Arts (AA)
    General Education Requirements

    Associate in Science (AS)
    General Education Requirements

    The agriculture curriculum is designed to develop skills and abilities and to foster understandings that will enable the student to make a suitable job entry into the fields of agriculture and to help the student make a viable community contribution.

    The curriculum outlined below is based on most common baccalaureate program requirements.  Students may earn an Associate's degree in Liberal Arts at WSC, but must transfer to a baccalaureate campus to complete a Bachelor's degree in Agriculture.

    Suggested Courses                                                                          Credits

    AGEC 141
    AGEC 240
    AGEC 242
    AGEC 244
    AGEC 246
    AGEC 275
    AGRI 275
    ANSC 114
    ANSC 123
    ANSC 133
    ANSC 220
    ECON 201
    ENGL 125
    H&CE 241
    PLSC 101
    PLSC 110
    PLSC 220
    PLSC 223
    PLSC 270
    RNG 236
    SOIL 210
    SOIL 222

    Principles of Agribusiness Management
    Holistic Management
    Introduction to Agricultural Managment
    Introduction to Agricultural Marketing
    Introduction to Agricultural Finance
    Applied Agricultural Law
    Introduction to Precision Agriculture
    Introduction to Animal Science
    Feeds & Feeding
    Specialty Animal Production
    Livestock Production
    Principles of Microeconomics
    Introduction to Professional Writing
    Leadership & Presentation Techniques
    Introduction to Biotechnology
    World Food Crops
    Principles of Forage Production
    Principles of Weed Science
    High Value & Specialty Crops
    Introduction to Range Management
    Introduction to Soil Science
    Soil Fertility & Fertilizers

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    The courses listed above are reflective of those most commonly required in preparation for transfer to another college or university.  For specific baccalaureate degree requirements, students should consult the catalog of the campus to which they intend to transfer.