2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Dec 06, 2019  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Agribusiness, B.S.


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Agribusiness is over a $72 billion industry in Georgia and represents 16% of the state’s employment base. In Florida direct output from agribusiness exceeds $145 billion. Successful completion of this degree will prepare students for a wide array of exciting and challenging careers within agriculture. Career possibilities include sales and marketing in agriculture-related businesses, Extension and other government service careers, agricultural economics, financial institutions servicing agriculture, including local commercial banks, and agriculture production firms such as farms, ranches and livestock feeding companies. Students will learn the principles of managing land, people, money and other resources to produce a profit while servicing the consuming public and conserving our natural renewable resources.

Core Curriculum: Areas A-E (42 hours)


See ABAC Core Curriculum , using Area D Non-Science option .

Electives: 18 hours


Choose 18 hours from the following (a minimum of 12 hours must be 3000- or 4000- level courses).

Total Hours Required for the Degree: 120 hours


Plus PHED 1100  and one PE activity course.

Notes:

  • Students should follow their advisor’s recommendations for appropriate selections in Core Curriculum  Area A1 , Area A2 , and Area D .
  • The maximum number of hours that will be awarded for credit for completion of internships is 9 credit hours.

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