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Agribusiness Technology: Agronomy Operations Certificate

Agribusiness Technology: Agronomy Operations Certificate

Just the Facts

Program Start Term: Fall Only
Program Length: 2 Semesters, 1 Summer
Award: Certificate


Completed Online: Both
Completed in the Evenings: Day
Pathway: Career Path
Career Cluster: Business and Computers
Program Locations: Council Bluffs Campus



About the Program

 The Agribusiness Technology: Agronomy Operations Certificate program of study provides students with the opportunity to develop skills, abilities, and an understanding of the agronomic aspects of production agriculture. Careers in production agriculture and agronomy operations can be pursued. Students are provided classroom instruction, lab and field experience. Graduates of this program are awarded a certificate

Career Information

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Program Outcomes

Upon the successful completion of the program students will:

  • Operate current technology used in production agriculture and the agriculture service industries.
  • Identify the plant morphology of common Midwestern crop and weed species.
  • Categorize soil, plant, and climatic factors that influence plant growth and development.
  • Identify, handle, mix and apply various agricultural chemicals.

SALARY INFORMATION
Average: $13.36
Entry Level: $11.92
Experienced: $14.87