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Agri-Business

Associate of Science Degree

Experience in the field and out in the community are at the core of the ag programming at CWC. You'll gain practical skills while learning the business of farming operations. Participate in real-world activities such as feed efficiently trials, local meat processing, bull testing, crop studies and more. This program puts emphasis on internships and professional development by utilizing co-op work experience in the community. Some of these work experiences include farms and ranches in the area, at ag supply companies, and working in ag tourism. This degree is intended for transfer to a 4-year program. 

Program Requirements

CourseCredits
Principles of Accounting I 4
Principles of Accounting II 3
Farm and Ranch Business Management 4
Business Communication 3
General Biology I 4
Public Speaking 3
Macroeconomics 3
Microeconomics 3
Intro to Information Management 3
College Algebra 4
Business Calculus 4
Fundamentals of Statistics 4

 

 

Electives

Students must take six credits from the following course options:

CourseCredits
Agroecology 4
Integrated Resource Management 3
Farm and Ranch Business Records 3
Livestock Production I 4
Feeds and Feeding 4
Intro to Range Management 1
Intro to Water Resources 3
Principles of Range Management 3
Rangeland Plant Identification 2
Intro to Soils 4
Environmental Quality

General Ed. Requirements

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

CourseCredits
Writing Level I 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Arts 3
Humanities 3
Personal Finance Planning 1
Physical Education 1
Freshman Seminar 1
Wellness 1

 

Students must complete 2 credits of Co-Curricular general education courses throughout two of the following different Co-Curricular areas: 

CourseCredits
Co-Curricular Cultural Activities 1
Co-Curricular Community Engagement 1
Co-Curricular Professional Experience 1

 

More Information

Explore occupational outlooks for Farmers, Ranchers and Other Agricultural Managers

Brittany Yeates
Instructor of Business

Working with students gives Brittany the opportunity to invest in them the way they invest in CWC.