About This Program
This program of study emphasizes the application of both business and scientific principles to the problems/issues confronting natural resource agencies and agribusinesses. Students will have an opportunity to pursue a rigorous program of study in both natural sciences and business administration leading to a career with a wide range of employment opportunities. The program will ready students to serve entities such as the USDA, National Park Service, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service while also laying the academic foundation for a transfer to several 4-year programs.
Ability to analyze and solve problems
Advanced Written and Oral Communication skills
Team and interpersonal skills
Strong math and science skills
Job Opportunities In
Farm Loan Officer
Careers with the Cooperative Extension Service
Wildlife Officer with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Tuition Per Credit Hour
Classes You'll Take
Introduction to Agricultural Economics
Introduction to Animal Science
Introduction to Plant Science
Feeds and Feeding
Related Degree Options
Transferable Degrees & Stackable Credentials
Transferrable degrees are programs of study that allow students to complete general education courses. Many students who intend to transfer to another college/university complete these degree programs.
Stackable Credentials are Technical Certificates that might be “stacked” to meet requirements for a higher-level certificate or degree program like an associate's degree.