2018-2019 Catalog 
    Jan 27, 2020  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Agriculture, Livestock Production track, B.S.

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Agribusiness has an economic impact of over $72 billion in Georgia and over $145 billion in Florida. Sixteen percent of Georgia’s employment base is associated with agriculture. Successful completion of the diversified agriculture curriculum for this degree will prepare students for a wide array of exciting and challenging careers within agriculture. Career possibilities include livestock production; sales and marketing in agriculture-related businesses; extension and other government service careers; agricultural economics; and positions at commercial agricultural production firms such as farms, ranches, poultry, swine, dairy and beef operations. Students will learn the principles of managing land, livestock, people, money, and other resources as they prepare to be tomorrow’s agricultural workers and leaders who will help feed and clothe an ever-increasing population.

Core Curriculum: Areas A-E (42 hours)

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

Elective Courses: 21 hours

Choose 21 hours from the following (a minimum of 6 hours must be 3000- or 4000-level courses).

Total Hours Required for the Degree: 120 hours

Plus PHED 1100  and one PE activity course.


  • 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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