Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
AGB101Agricultural Economics3The study of economic principles and their application to the distribution of agricultural supplies.Loading...
AGB235Intro to Agricultural Markets3Focuses on the futures market and how it can be used as a marketing tool. Major areas of study include hedging, speculation, price forecasting, spreading, technical and fundamental analysis. The use of options as an economic marketing tool will be covered.Loading...
AGB330Farm Business Management3Includes management problem identification and solutions using business and economic principles, enterprise and total farm budgeting, adjusting to uncertainty, investment decisions, farm business organization, farm records and business analysis.Loading...
AGB331Entrepreneurship in Agricult3A study of the role and organization of several aspects of agribusiness including financial management and control, marketing, operation and resource management.Loading...
AGB440Agricultural Niche Marketing3The marketing of agricultural products in a niche market requires an understanding of the challenges for marketing a product or service in small portions to a consumer who is not being readily served by the mainstream product or service providers. This course will explore the opportunities available and identify procedures for establishing niche markets.Loading...
AGB802Agribusiness Internship I2Students will have the opportunity to experience an agricultural career through participation in an internship experience. The internship will provide career exploration through a structured evaluation.Loading...
AGB812Agribusiness Internship II2Students will have the opportunity to participate in an internship within the agribusiness industry. The internship may provide experiences within the agronomic, animal science, management, sales and service sectors that affect the food, fiber and environmental sciences. Prerequisite: AGB 802Loading...