The major in agricultural science offers a broad base of knowledge and expertise across a variety of agricultural disciplines. The cross-disciplinary program was developed in response to a growing and more diverse agricultural industry as well as the increased need among related industries for a more broadly skilled workforce. The agricultural science major is designed to prepare you for a career within agricultural companies, producer groups or extension agencies. It is also an excellent foundation for a teaching career in agriscience education or for graduate studies in a variety of agricultural fields.
What You’ll Study
Your coursework in the agricultural science major will include studies in crop and soil science, animal sciences, horticulture, agribusiness, fisheries and aquaculture, agricultural technology and more. Click below for a complete outline of the agricultural science curriculum.