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.
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
Since many of the AGRC courses are offered
only once each year, students should attempt to follow the program
schedule as closely as possible.
Course substitutions will be handled on an individual basis. All course
substitutions must be approved by the appropriate dean or vice-president.
The program requirements presented here are effective Fall 2014.
Previous versions of the KC Catalog are available in their entirety at our
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.