Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Agricultural Business

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Program Description

Online agriculture degree

Agriculture is a high-tech industry that continually evolves to meet the changing needs of society. Success in the industry today requires more than just knowledge of agricultural methods — it requires an understanding of economics, technology, policy, and entrepreneurship. CSU's online agricultural business degree is one of the only programs available that trains you in all of these areas, giving you a skill set that neither an economics degree nor agricultural science degree alone could offer.

Learn the whole business cycle, from production to pricing to policy

This online agribusiness degree gives you tools that can be applied to your own business or a number of different jobs within other small- to medium-sized organizations. Learn about the technical processes that drive business decisions with courses in:

Marketing

Finance

Management

Accounting

Economics

Agricultural Law

By earning an online agriculture degree, you will have the opportunity to build upon your knowledge and experience with agricultural science courses in areas such as:

Animal Sciences

Horticulture

Natural Resources

Food Technology

Watershed Science

To learn more about courses offered in this online agriculture degree program, visit the Requirements and Curriculum page.

In addition to earning your agricultural business degree, you have the option to further specialize your knowledge with a degree minor. Choose from eight minors, including:

Anthropology

Business Administration

Economics

Gerontology

Global and Environmental Sustainability

Media Studies

Political Science

Sociology

Study with experts at a leading agricultural institution

Offered through CSU's College of Agricultural Sciences — an academic entity that has thrived since the University's founding in 1870 — this program is guided by knowledgeable faculty who are producing research that will shape the industry for decades to come. Learn from these experts, and work with them to design a program of study tailored to meet your needs.

Enjoy the benefits of online learning

This online agribusiness degree program allows you to earn your bachelor's degree from a reputable research university from wherever you are. Keep your job, stay in your hometown, and have the flexibility you need to manage your family and personal responsibilities.

Although the program is online, it still gives you the opportunity to interact closely with your instructors and your peers. The average size is 21 students, and faculty make it a priority to facilitate meaningful and productive discussions through email, online forums, and other applications.

Last updated Sep 2020

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