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
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Unless Exempt) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)3  
MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2203) ((or higher math from the State Minimum Core excluding MATH 2183) (Satisfies General Education Outcome 2.1)13  
U.S. History or Government State Minimum Core from (Satisfies General Education Outcome 4.2):3  
HIST 2003 History of the American People to 1877 (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 2113)
HIST 2013 History of the American People, 1877 to Present (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 2123)
PLSC 2003 American National Government (ACTS Equivalency = PLSC 2003)
Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3:
AGEC 1103 Principles of Agricultural Microeconomics
or ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2203)
3  
General Elective3  
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives1  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Unless Exempt (Satisfies General Education Outcome 1.1)  3
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Satisfies General Education Outcomes 1.2 and 5.1)  3
AGEC 2103 Principles of Agricultural Macroeconomics (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3)
or ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2103)
  3
AGEC 2303 Introduction to Agribusiness (Satisfies General Education Outcome 4.1)  3
ASTM 2903 Agricultural and Human Environmental Sciences Applications of Microcomputers
or ISYS 1123 Business Application Knowledge - Computer Competency
  3
Year Total: 16 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
Select one from:3  
AGEC 2403 Quantitative Tools for Agribusiness
STAT 2303 Principles of Statistics (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2103)
WCOB 1033 Data Analysis and Interpretation
Fine Arts or Humanities State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.1 or 3.2)2, 33  
Science State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4)4  
AGEC 2143 Agribusiness Financial Records
or ACCT 2013 Accounting Principles
3  
General Elective43  
Select one of the following (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.3):  3
HDFS 2603 Rural Families and Communities
PSYC 2003 General Psychology (ACTS Equivalency = PSYC 1103)
SOCI 2013 General Sociology (ACTS Equivalency = SOCI 1013)
Science State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.4)  4
AGEC 3303 Food and Agricultural Marketing  3
Communication Intensive Elective  3
General Elective4  2
Year Total: 16 15
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
AGEC 3373 Futures and Options Markets3  
AGEC 3403 Farm Business Management3  
AGEC 3503 Agricultural Law I3  
General Elective46  
Fine Arts or Humanities State Minimum Core Elective (Satisfies General Education Outcome 3.1 or 3.2) 2, 3  3
ABMM Concentration Electives  6
Agribusiness Core Directed Electives  3
General Elective4  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
AGEC 4143 Agricultural Finance3  
ABMM Concentration Electives6  
Agribusiness Core Directed Electives3  
General Elective43  
ABMM Concentration Elective  6
Agribusiness Core Directed Electives  6
Capstone Experience (Satisfies General Education Outcome 6.1)  1-3
Year Total: 15 13
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120