Majoring in Agriculture is an excellent way to prepare for careers in the agriculture industry. This program will provide students with a strong foundation in mathematics, biological and physical sciences, and an agricultural base of knowledge.  Students will learn to apply the knowledge and skills gained to help in solving problems that face agricultural production.

Begin your college career in the agriculture field at a small, friendly school that emphasizes academic excellence and also provides counseling, tutoring along with other support to help you succeed. You will have small class sizes, personal attention, and low tuition that could save you thousands of dollars on your education.  

Degree Requirements

Total Credits Required: 60

  • General Education Courses: 39
  • Additional Courses: 21

Major Courses

For additional information on coursework, please visit the Academic Catalog Curriculum.
  • English Composition (6 hours)
  • Mathematics/Analytical Reasoning (6-12 hours)
  • Natural Sciences (9 hours)
  • Humanities (6 Hours Gen Ed + 0 - 15 Hours)
  • Social/Behavioral Science (6 hours)
  • Fine Arts (3 hours)


This broad-based curriculum encompasses all areas of agriculture and offers you unique opportunities for professional and leadership development, hands-on learning across the state, and participation in faculty-led research.





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Science and Mathematics

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The courses and degree are available both in-person and hybrid formats. 


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