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A.A.S. Agriculture Production

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The program course requirements are presented in sequence. Part-time students and others who cannot follow this sequence should check course descriptions in the catalog to determine prerequisites and should consult their academic advisor regarding the order in which they take courses.

Ag Production
Associate of
Applied Science
Agriculture Production

This two-year plan of study prepares students to work in the agriculture industry in production livestock, farm and ranch management or agri-sales. It offers more in-depth learning in the areas of agriculture and business management than those covered in the one-year agriculture certificate. This degree is designed for those students who want to enter the job market with a two-year degree, and whodo no t plan to transfer to a four-year institution.
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Required Core - 61/62 Total Credits

First Year - Fall Semester     (14/15) Credits
Intro to Ag & Env Resources  (1)
Intro to Animal Science  (3)
Natural Resource Conservation  (3)
Montana Range Plants  (1)
Introduction to Equine Studies  (4)
Directed Elective  (3)
First Year - Spring Semester     (16) Credits
Applied Agriculture Science  (2)
Applied Agriculture Science Lab  (1)
Ag Issues Forum  (1)
Discover Biology/Lab  (4)
Science Core Requirement  (4)
Careers in Wildlife Biology  (2)
Business Math  (3)
Intro to Technical Writing  (3)
Intro to Business Writing  (3)
Second Year - Fall Semester     (14) Credits
Principles of Financial Accounting  (4)
Livestock Feeding & Nutrition  (3)
Range and Pasture Monitoring  (1)
Agricultural Internship  (3)
Directed Elective  (3)
Intro to Public Speaking  (3)
Interpersonal Communications  (3)
Second Year - Spring Semester     (17) Credits
Computerized Accounting  (3)
Energy Mechanics  (1)
Energy Mechanics Lab  (1)
Introduction to Plant Biology  (3)
Introduction to GIS Science and Cartography  (3)
Directed Elective  (3)
Livestock in Sustainable Systems  (3)
Leadership Dev for Agriculture  (3)

Directed Electives

Payroll Accounting  (3)
Principles of Managerial Accounting  (4)
Functional Anatomy of Domestic Animals/Lab  (4)
Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace  (2)
MS Office  (3)
CDL Operations/Lab  (5)
Principles of Microeconomics  (3)
Natural Resource Ecology  (3)
Hoof Care Science/Lab  (2)
Professional Hoof Care Provider /Lab  (5)
Equine Sales & Marketing  (3)
Oxy-Acetylene Welding  (2)
Electric Arc Welding  (2)
Introduction to Equine Studies  (4)
Horse Conformation/Lab  (4)

Or a class approved by the student's advisor