Agriculture Business

A.A.S. Degree and/or Certificate
In order to obtain a degree under the Agriculture Business option, students will enroll in 13 core Agriculture classes and five additional Agricultural courses as well as the general education requirements of Kaskaskia College. The Agriculture Business option at Kaskaskia College emphasizes the business side of agriculture. This option includes courses in sales, management, and finance, in addition to preparing the student to pursue a career or advanced degree.
Field Internship
Students enrolled in the Agriculture Business Program at Kaskaskia College complete a total of 600 hours of Supervised Occupational Experience.



Representative Job Titles
  • Farm Manager
  • Tech Sales Representative
  • Tech Service Representative
  • Operations Manager
  • Sales Representative
  • Crop Scout
  • Livestock Production Manager
    (Swine, Beef, Dairy, Poultry, Sheep)
  • Feed Sales/Management
  • Livestock Equipment Sales/Mgt.
  • Research or Lab Technician
Semester Offerings
Since many of the AGRC courses are offered only once each year, students should attempt to follow the program schedule as closely as possible.


For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who have completed the below program, and other important information, please visit the link(s) below or see the full disclosure listing.
AGRC 0551 Agriculture Business Certificate
AGRC 0552 Animal Science Certificate
AGRC 0553 Dairy Science Certificate
AGRC 0554 Plant and Soil Science Certificate




 
Course substitutions will be handled on an individual basis. All course substitutions must be approved by the appropriate dean or vice-president.


NOTE: The program requirements presented here are effective Fall 2014. Previous versions of the KC Catalog are available in their entirety at our catalog archive. If you are uncertain about which catalog you should reference, please contact an academic advisor. Please contact an academic advisor with questions regarding course registration or degree/certificate completion.
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