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Agri-Business

Associate of Science Degree

Obtaining business skills for a sustainable and successful ag operation is the core focus of the ag business degree at CWC. Gain practical skills while learning the business of farming operations. Experience feed efficiency 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. Gain work experience in various settings including farms and ranches in the area, ag supply companies, and ag tourism. This degree is designed for transfer to a 4-year program.

CourseCredits
Principles of Accounting I 4
Principles of Accounting II 3
Farm and Ranch Business Management 4
Business Communications 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 or

Intro to Statistics for Social Sciences

4

 

 

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
Introduction to Soil Science 4

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
Writing Level II 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
University Studies 1

 

Student must complete six (6) credits of General Education courses distributed over two (2) different general education areas: 

CourseCredits
Arts 3
Humanities 3
Social Science 3

 

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.