Agronomy and Crop Science

Agriculture and Animal Sciences

You will graduate from this program with top-tier skills and knowledge that qualifies you for employment in one of the highest in-demand fields in agriculture. In the program you develop your expertise in crop production strategies, advanced GPS, GIS and drone technologies and crop management. Hands-on and classroom learning includes operating agronomic equipment, precision farming systems and livestock nutrient management. Completing an internship as part of your learning will provide real-world applications and experiences that prepare you for a successful career in a constantly evolving agriculture industry.

Award: Associate of Applied Science
Credits: 69
Locations: Calmar
Entry: Fall

Paying for the Program


Out-of-State Tuition & Fees: $17,493*

There are many options available for tuition savings. Contact the Admissions or Financial Aid office for more information.

Financial Aid Info
  1. Apply for admission.
  2. Submit official high school, high school equivalency and/or college transcripts to the Admissions Office of the campus you plan to attend.
  3. Complete ACCUPLACER® reading and writing assessment and ALEKS® math assessment for course placement. Assessments may be waived based on previous college coursework or submission of valid ACT®, or SAT® test scores. Reading and writing scores are valid for three years, and math scores are valid for two years. 
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Related Student Organizations

  • Post Secondary Agriculture Students

Rachel Uhlenhake
Agriculture Instructor

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  • Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 8111
  • Location: Dairy Center