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Business, Education, Social Science, & Technology Division

Business, Education, Social Science, & Technology Division

Agribusiness, A.A.S. (Cumberland)

​​Description
The Agribusiness AAS degree incorporates hands-on learning with classroom instruction to provide a foundation of knowledge for career opportunities in the Agribusiness industry. This program includes specific skill training courses for immediate employment.
Program Goals

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

• Apply business principles towards operations in an Agribusiness

• Apply the principles of general services toward the operations of

agricultural enterprises

• Develop a business plan for entrepreneurial Agribusiness

  • • Locate, retrieve and critically evaluate information and information sources
Admissions
Rowan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to high school graduates, GED (General Education Development) recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.

 
When you Graduate

AAS programs are designed for students who want to enter a career directly after

graduating but those who change their plans find that most of their Cumberland

credits transfer to four-year colleges. Students are encouraged to visit the NJ

Transfer website: www.njtransfer.org for transfer course equivalencies.

Cumberland graduates have transferred to ever university in New Jersey and scores

of universities throughout America. The latest technology and learning tools support your education for a wide range of employment opportunities. This program prepares you for entry-level positions in the industry as salespersons, supervisors, managers, marketing specialists, research technicians, lab technicians, or even the owner/operator of their own agriculture business.

Career Opportunities
Farm appraisal, International marketing, farm management, cattle and grain buying, political advocacy, market and policy analysis, research and quality control, agriculture-related legal practice, private, public, or corporate law, grain merchandising, price/risk management.

Disclaimer: 
The content and requirements of the program requirements may be altered at any time at the discretion of the College. The program requirements were checked for accuracy at the time of publishing but should not be considered a contract between the College and the student.

 


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