Agricultural Business Management Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program has articulation agreements with Iowa State University, Illinois State University, & Southern Illinois University-Carbondale**, but is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
AGR 1000 Introduction To Field Crop Science4  
AGR 1002 Intro Agriculture Mechanics3  
AGR 1200 Introduction To Agricultural Business Management3  
AGR 1202 Intro To Agricultural Industry2  
MTH 1206 Technical Mathematics I (is preferred unless transferring*)3  
AGR 1001 Introductory Agricultural Economics  3
AGR 1206 Intro To Precision Agriculture  4
AGR 1215 Agricultural Marketing  3
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech (is preferred unless transferring)
or ENG 1001 English Composition I
AAS General Education course  3
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearCredits
AGR 1005 Introductory Soil Science4  
AGR 1207 Agricultural Credit & Finance3  
AGR 1208 Advanced Agricultural Business Management3  
AGR 1212 Agriculture Sales3  
SPH 1204 Oral Communication Skills for Business, Industry & Technology
or SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech
AGR 1004 Microcomputer Applications in Agri  3
AGR 1213 Agricultural Internship  3
AGR 1214 Agricultural Internship Seminar  1
Agricultural Elective (see below)  3
Agricultural Elective (see below)*  3
Year Total: 16 13
Total Credit Hours:  60

Agriculture Elective: Any course from the following prefixes: AGR, ACT, BUL, BUS, ELE, IMT, MET, WLD.

*Alternate options for MTH 1206: MTH 1000, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 1008, MTH 1010,  MTH 2001

Refer to the General Education for Associate in Applied Science list for options to fulfill the AAS General Education courses.

For additional information, please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or co-program coordinators, (815) 224-0413, or, 815-224-0495.

**Articulation Agreements:

Iowa State - 
Illinois State –
Southern Illinois -