Agricultural Business B.S.A. with Management and Marketing Concentration

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness should see the Eight-Semester Degree Policy in the Academic Regulations chapter for university requirements of the program. The Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness major has three concentrations: Agricultural Business Management and Marketing, Pre-Law, and Agricultural Economics.

First YearUnits
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa) (Unless Exempt)3  
MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2203) (Sp, Su, Fa) (or higher math from the University Core excluding MATH 2183)3  
History Core from:3  
HIST 2003 History of the American People to 1877 (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 2113) (Sp, Su, Fa)
HIST 2013 History of the American People, 1877 to Present (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 2123) (Sp, Su, Fa)
PLSC 2003 American National Government (ACTS Equivalency = PLSC 2003) (Sp, Su, Fa)
AGEC 1103 Principles of Agricultural Microeconomics (Sp, Su, Fa)
or ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2203) (Sp, Su, Fa)
AGME 2903 Agricultural and Human Environmental Sciences Applications of Microcomputers (Sp, Su, Fa) (or ISYS 1120) or Bumpers College Broadening Elective (if ISYS 1120)3  
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)1  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa) (Unless Exempt)  3
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
AGEC 2103 Principles of Agricultural Macroeconomics (Sp, Fa)  3
AGEC 2303 Introduction to Agribusiness (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
General Electives  3
Year Total: 16 15
Second YearUnits
AGEC 2403 Quantitative Tools for Agribusiness (Fa)
or WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation (Sp, Su, Fa)
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective3  
Science University Core Elective4  
AGEC 2142 Agribusiness Financial Records (Sp, Fa)
& AGEC 2141L Agribusiness Financial Records Lab (Sp, Fa)
or ACCT 2013 Accounting Principles (Sp, Su, Fa)
General Elective3  
Select one of the following:  3
PSYC 2003 General Psychology (ACTS Equivalency = PSYC 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa)
HESC 2603 Rural Families and Communities (Sp)
SOCI 2013 General Sociology (ACTS Equivalency = SOCI 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)
Science University Core Elective   4
AGEC 3303 Food and Agricultural Marketing (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
Communication Intensive Elective  3
General Elective  2
Year Total: 16 15
Third YearUnits
AGEC 3373 Futures and Options Markets (Fa)3  
AGEC 3403 Farm Business Management (Sp, Fa)3  
AGEC 4143 Agricultural Finance (Fa)3  
Specialization Elective 3  
General Elective 3  
Fine Arts/Humanities University Core Elective   3
Select one of the following:  3
AGEC 3413 Principles of Environmental Economics (Sp)
AGEC 4623 International Agricultural Trade and Commercial Policy (Sp)
Specialization Electives  6
General Electives  3
Year Total: 15 15
Fourth YearUnits
Select one of the following:3  
AGEC 4163 Agricultural and Rural Development (Fa)
AGEC 4613 Political Economy of Agriculture and Food (Fa)
AGEC 3503 Agricultural Law I (Fa)3  
Specialization Elective6  
General Elective3  
AGEC 4323 AgriBusiness Entrepreneurship (Sp)  3
Select one of the following:  3
AGEC 4113 Agricultural Prices and Forecasting (Sp)
AGEC 4303 Advanced Agricultural Marketing Management (Sp)
Specialization Elective  3
General Elective  4
Year Total: 15 13
Total Units in Sequence:  120