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Agriculture

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The Ozarka College Associate of Applied Science Degree in Agriculture provides graduates of the program the knowledge and principles to manage their own agricultural operation or work in a variety of fields within the agriculture industry.  The AAS in Agriculture is a two-year degree that provides students with foundational agriculture classes as well as providing a firm grounding in general education coursework needed in today’s agricultural marketplace.  

Outcomes
Upon Completion of the Associate of Applied Science in Agriculture students will be able to:
  • Use sound business and scientific principles to operate their own farm or ranch.
  • Effectively communicate in the agricultural business marketplace.
  • Obtain employment in a variety of agriculture related fields.
  • Apply practical knowledge of agricultural practices in a variety of agricultural careers.

All of the courses listed below

AGRI1001 Agriculture Careers1
AGRI1023 Introduction to Agribusiness3
AGRI1033 Principles of Animal Nutrition3
AGRI1124 Introduction to Animal Science with Lab4
AGRI2023 Introduction to Cattle Production3
AGRI2034 Soils With Lab4
AGRI2313 Forage & Pasture Management3
AGRI2333 Introduction to Horticulture3
AGRI2413 Introduction to Equine Science3
BIOL1004 General Biology and Lab4
COLL1101 Freshman Seminar1
CPSI1003 Introduction to Computer Applications3
ENGL1013 English Composition I3
PHSC2004 Introduction to Environmental Science4


Requirement: 3 Credits from below

ENGL1023 English Composition II3
ENGL1133 Technical & Business English3


Requirement: 3 Credits from below

BTMA1033 Math for Business Technology3
MATH1103 Mathematics with Bus Applications3
MATH1203 College Algebra3
MATH1213 Quantitative Literacy3
MATH1303 Trigonometry 3
MATH2013 Survey of Calculus 3


Requirement: 3 Credits from below

GEOG2013 Introduction to Geography3
HIST1003 World Civilization I 3
HIST1013 World Civilization II 3
PSYC2003 General Psychology 3
SOCI2013 Introduction to Sociology 3


Requirement: 4 Credits from below

AGRI1114 Introduction to Plant Science with Lab4
BIOL2134 Principles of Botany with Lab4


Requirement: 3 Credits from below

AGRI2013 Introduction to Animal Reproduction3
AGRI2043 Equine Evaluation I3


Requirement: 3 Credits from below

AGRI2003 Introduction to Poultry Science3
AGRI2053 Equine Evaluation II3


AAS Agriculture

Program Length: 24 months
Credits: 60


CIP Code: 010000

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