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B.S. in Agriculture with concentrations in:
- Agribusiness Management
- Agriculture Engineering Technology
- Agronomy, Soils and Natural Resources
- Animal Science
- Fruit, Vegetable, Nursery & Greenhouse Production
- Turfgrass & Landscape
- Agriculture Education
A.A.S. in Agriculture with concentrations in:
- Agriculture Systems Management
- Agribusiness Management
- Floriculture/Greenhouse Management
- Landscape Horticulture
- Livestock Management
- Turfgrass Management
Minor with concentrations in:
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Who Would be Interested in Agriculture?
- Want to be part of the solution to the world's biggest problems
- Enjoy the outdoors and want to be connected to nature
- Are interested in a field with a good job outlook
- Have a broad view of the world yet understand the importance of specific knowledge
- Prefer to have hands-on experience along with solid academic training
- Agriculture accounts for about 20% of the US economy
- Projections indicate there will not be enough agriculture graduates to meet the demand
- Wide variety of good job prospects in various fields in agriculture, horticulture, as well as opportunities for entrepreneurs
- Faculty committed to the professional growth and development of our students
- Small classes, family atmosphere
While fewer people work directly in production activities, many options and opportunities exist for graduates such as:
- Agricultural Services
- Multinational Corporations
- Graduate Studies
- Internships are also available with a wide array of employers
What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to this Program?
There is no need to have a farm background! Students may select any of the Agriculture concentrations upon applying to the university.
Where Are Recent Graduates Employed?
- Agency Manager, Kentucky Farm Bureau
- Graduate Student, University of Kentucky
- Marketing Manager for Beef & Dairy, Neogen Corp.
- Teacher, Kentucky School System
- Loan Officer, Ag Finance
- Small business entrepreneur running a local landscape business
- Regional golf club Assistant Superintendent
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Are There Scholarship Opportunities?
- Agriculture Alumni Scholarship
- Dwight G. Barkley Scholarship
- Bige Isaacs Memorial Scholarship
- Combs, Charles C. & Betty C. Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
- Glenn W. Hayes Endowed Scholarship
- Cecil B. and Hazel S. Clark Memorial Endowed Scholarship
- Agriculture Department Farm Credit Freshman Scholarship
- Madison County Home Tobacco Scholarship
- Michael Judge Scholarship