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
ENG 115
  OR
ENG 121
AGR 260
AGP 146

AGP 147

AGP 148

Animal Science
Intro to PC Applications
Technical English
  OR
English Composition I
World Interdependence GT -SS3
Artificial Insemination Management (This course is only offered in the
fall of even numbered years)
Practical Cattle Reproduction (This course is only offered in the
fall of even numbered years)
 Cattle Reproduction Lab (This course is only offered in the
fall or even numbered years)

3 credits
3 credits
3 credits
--
--
3 credits
2 credits

2 credits

1 credit

 

Total Credits:

17

  Spring Semester  

MAT 107

AGP 215

ASC 250
ASC 288
ACC 125

MAN 128

Career Math or higher (This course will only be offered in the
Spring of odd numbered years)

Animal Health
Live Animal and Carcass Evaluation
Livestock Practicum
Computerized Accounting (This course will only be offered in the
Spring of odd numbered years)

Human Relations-Organization (This course will only be offered in the
Spring of even numbered years)

3 credits

3 credits 

3 credits
2 credits
3 credits

3 credits

 

Total Credits:

17

Sophomore Year

Credit

  Fall Semester  

COM 115
  OR
COM 125
AGE 205 
RAM 205
AGP 280
AGP 247
AME 105

Public Speaking
  OR
Interpersonal Communication
Farm/Ranch Management
Range Management
Production Ag Internship (2 yr)
Production Cattle Feeding
Ag Mechanics (This course will only be offered in the
fall of odd numbered years)

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

 

Total Credits:

15

  Spring Semester  

AGE 208
AGR 224 

ASC 225
AGE 210

Ag Finance
Integrated Ranch Management

Feeds and Feeding
Ag Marketing

3 credits
3 credits

4 credits
3 credits

 

Total Credits:

13

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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