Agriculture - Livestock Production AAS

Work Force Ready Degrees

 

Agriculture – Associate of Applied Science
Livestock Production

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Livestock Production provides students with a broad range of skills needed in the livestock industry including management, breeding, selection, nutrition, health, and basic business skills. The program blends scientific and business principles with hands on practical experiences. Certificates in Livestock Production, Agricultural Production Management, and Artificial Insemination (AI) are also available in this career pathway.

 

Livestock Production Associate of Applied Science

Freshman Year

Credit

  Fall Semester  

ASC 100
CIS 118
AGE 205
ENG 115
  OR
ENG 121

Animal Science
Intro to PC Applications
Farm/Ranch Management
Technical English
  OR
ENG 121

3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
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3 credits

 

Total Credits:

12

  Spring Semester  

MAT 107
AGE 208
ASC 225
ASC 288
ACC 125
MAN 128

Career Math or higher
Ag Finance
Feeds and Feeding
Livestock Practicum
Computerized Accounting
Human Relations-Organization

3 credits
3 credits
4 credits
2 credits
3 credits
3 credits

 

Total Credits:

18

Sophomore Year

Credit

  Fall Semester  

COM 115
  OR
COM 125
AGR 260
RAM 205
AGP 280
AGP 247

Public Speaking
  OR
Interpersonal Communication
World Interdependence GT-SS3
Range Management
Production Ag Internship (2 yr)
Production Cattle Feeding

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3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
1 credit
3 credits

 

Total Credits:

13

  Spring Semester  

ASC 250
AGR 224
AGP 215
AGE 210
AGP 146
AGP 147
AGP 148

Live Animal And Carcass Evaluation
Integrated Ranch Management
Animal Health
Ag Marketing
Artificial Insemination Management
Practical Cattle Reproduction
Cattle Reproduction Lab

3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
2 credits
2 credits
1 credit

 

Total Credits:

17

Livestock Production Certificate

Credit

ASC 100
AGE 205
ASC 225
ASC 250
ASC 288

Animal Science
Farm & Ranch Management
Feeds & Feeding
Live Animal & Carcass Evaluation
Livestock Practicum

3 credits
3 credits
4 credits
3 credits
2 credits

 

Total Credits:

15

Agriculture Production Management Certificate

Credit

AGE 102
AGE 205
CIS 118
AGE 208
AGE 210

Agriculture Economics
Farm & Ranch Management
Introduction to PC Applications
Agriculture Finance
Agriculture Marketing

3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
3 credits

 

Total Credits:

15

Artificial Insemination Techniques Certificate

Credit

AGP 146
AGP 147
AGP 148

Artificial Insemination Management
Practical Cattle Reproduction
Cattle Reproduction Lab

2 credits
2 credits
1 credit

 

Total Credits:

5

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