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Lead within the agriculture industry.

Agricultural Leadership

Bachelor of Applied Science

Leadership is more than a title – it is an immersive and empowering process.

Agricultural Leadership is a degree option of the Organizational Management and Leadership Bachelor of Applied Science degree.

Course Number Course Credits
AGEC 3050Applied Ethics: US and World Agriculture3
AGEC 3100Agricultural Economics3
AGEC 3400Agricultural Law3
AGRI 4395Agricultural Capstone3
AGRI 3470Agriculture Internship I3
AGEC. AGRI, MGT – 15 credits
Lower-Level Requirements
Course Number Course Credits
IMGT 2400Intro to Information Management3
MDIA 3050New Media Ethics3
MGT 3415Applied Human Resources Management3
PSYC 1000General Psychology4
STAT 2000Statistics and the World3
General Electives  
*General Electives: Students must obtain approval from the faculty advisor for any courses taken to complete the requirements in this section.

Upper-Level Requirements

Course Number Course Credits
COMM 4050Communication and Conflict3
MGT 3000Financial Analysis Budgeting3
MGT 3005Foundations of Leadership3
MGT 3010Personal Leadership3
MGT 3110Business Ethics3
MGT 3210Management and Organization3
MGT 4005Leading Others3
MGT 4020Innovation Management3
MGT 4410Innovative Change Leadership3
MGT 4390Mgmt and Leadership Capstone3
PSYC 3110Cross Cultural Psychology3
PSYC 3200Industrial Organizational Psychology3
Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC. 
Writing Level I (WR1) 3 credits
Writing Level II (WR2) 3 credits
American & Wyoming Government (POLS 1000) 3 credits
MATH/APPM 3 credits
ARTS/HUM/IT/LSCI 3 credits
ORAL 6 credits
SOC (in program)
UNST 1 credits
Gen Ed Electives* 5 credits

*Gen Ed Electives: With approval by faculty advisor, student may choose a combination of courses with a general education designator to complete the requirements of this section.

Total Credit Hours: 120

More Information

Three ways to take classes:
  • A minimum of 120 credit hours is required for completion of the BAS degree.
  • A minimum of 30 general education credit hours is required for completion of the BAS degree.
  • A minimum of 40 credit hours of upper-division (3000-4000 level) coursework is required for the BAS degree. 
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This program builds knowledge and skills needed to manage small and medium sized business in agriculture.

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Learn about the nutrition, breeding, behavior, and management of animals.

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This program builds the knowledge and skills needed for keeping it local.

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This degree is a stepping stone toward a bachelor’s in agriculture or range management.

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Learn how to effectively manage or operate a farm or ranching business.

Meet Your Professor

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Keith Duren