Agriculture Business Programs

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Education is becoming more and more important in today's agricultural industry. Farmers and ranchers need to be experts on plants and animals as well as computer literate, mechanically inclined and well-versed in business. 

What will I learn?

Students in LCCC's Agricultural Business Program learn about  animal care, sustainable practices, accounting and business management. The program allows students to study in LCCC’s state-of-the-art facilities and get hands on experience with livestock.

This program also includes general education courses necessary for continuing on at a four-year institution.

Associate of Science

An Agricultural Business degree is a versatile degree allowing a student to enter any sector of the food and fiber industry. The degree is taught in an applied sense allowing students to take concepts learned and apply them. Students will learn about resource and financial management as well as communication and livestock management.

Available at the Cheyenne main campus.

What can I do with this degree?

The Associate of Science, Agricultural Business is designed to allow students to pursue a bachelor's degree in Agricultural Business at a four-year institution. 

Graduates may find jobs as:

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers.

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Farm and Home Management Educators.

 

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products.

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Insurance Sales Agents. 

Visit LCCC's Career Services to explore resources for selecting a program pathway and career/job data.

  • Calf Class at LCCC
  • Calf Class at LCCC
  • Cattle Showing
  • Calf Class at LCCC
  • Calf Class at LCCC
  • Ag Class looking at soil at LCCC
  • Inspecting soil in a field during LCCC Ag Class
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  • LCCC Ag Students
  • LCCC Ag Students
  • LCCC Ag Students

Agriculture Activities 

Students have to opportunity to participate in clubs like the livestock show team, livestock judging team, ranch horse team, block and bridle club, intercollegiate horse show association team and rodeo team in addition to industry field trips and internships.

Cost of Attendance

For general college expense, students view LCCC’s tuition and fees Web page. Students in this program do not typically incur additional expenses.