Agribusiness Management Technician

One-Year Technical Diploma

The Agribusiness Management Technician program is a one-year technical diploma program providing students with the necessary skills and internship experience for future agriculture employment in a variety of settings. Topics within this program include: production, agricultural service and supply, agricultural marketing and sales, agricultural research, direct marketing as it pertains to agribusiness and agri-tourism. Students in the program will increase their skills in agribusiness management and marketing, agronomy, livestock management and nutrition, safe and sustainable agriculture practices.  This technical diploma program will utilize associate degree level courses and content which may articulate to two-year and four-year agriculture degrees.

Upon completion of this technical diploma, you will be able to:

  • Apply relevant Technologies
  • Investigate Opportunities in Agriculture
  • Interact as a professional in Agriculture

Graduates Have Found Employment As:

  • Farm, Ranch and other Agricultural assistant manager
  • Chemical/Fertilizer Applicator
  • Crop Scouting Associate
  • Agricultural product Sales 
  • Agricultural Research Technician
  • Nutrient Management Specialist
  • Seed, Feed, Chemical, Fertilizer Associate
Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
006-102 Emerging Agriculture Technologies 2
006-116 Introduction to Soils 3
006-200 Ag Equipment Safety and Operation 3
006-201 Career Development in Agriculture 3
102-148 Introduction to Business and Management 3
Mathematical Reasoning
or Intermediate Algebra with Applications
Semester 2
006-103 Agricultural Commodity Marketing 1
006-105 Nutrient Management 3
006-107 Pest Management:Applicator Training 3
006-160 Introduction to Plant Science 3
006-180 Introduction to Animal Science 3
006-197 Agribusiness Internship 3
 Total Credits33

General Education Courses Within Program

804-134Mathematical Reasoning3
or 804-118 Intermediate Algebra with Applications