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Agribusiness

Career Studies Certificate
Southwest Virginia Community College

Outcomes

•Students will demonstrate knowledge of current practices in modern agriculture. •Students will demonstrate an ability to engage in critical thinking. •Students will understand the process of decision-making as it is applied to modern agriculture. •Students will demonstrate an ability to work effectively with others. •Students will understand current agricultural issues that affect modern practice. •Students will be able to recognize and implement current management principles as applied to modern agriculture.


Program Credit Requirements
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Program Overview & Guidance
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Program Web Page
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Delivery Mode
In-Person
Delivery Mode
Online
Delivery Mode
Hybrid
Transfer Degree
Transfer Guidance Element What You Need to Know
Is This Degree Right For Me?
Program Requirements
Notes
What Should I Consider When Selecting Courses

The 20 credit CSC in Agribusiness is designed to aid in entry level positions in agribusiness as well as a personal satisfaction approach to the topic.

  • Create a schedule for all required courses, pay attention to prerequisites and when courses are offered, complete your first math and English courses in your first year
  • Connect with an advisor at your community college and Southwest Virginia Community College within your first year via College Connect
Are there other program requirements beyond specific courses? The CSC in Agribusiness is a stepping stone or a stand alone approach to the topic of agribusiness. Student interest will determine. It is designed to aid in entry level positions in agribusiness as well as a personal satisfaction approach to the topic.
Do More With Your Degree Must be Program placed; must apply for graduation by December for Spring graduation and August for Fall graduation
Program Successes & Highlights
Graduation Statistics for Major The program offers opportunity for connections to institutions like Virginia Tech. Research opportunities exist that provide experience and possible monetary reward. Newly hired staff promote agriculture and opportunities within agriculture.
What If I Have An Associate Degree Or Credit For Prior Learning?
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Transfer Guidance Element What You Need to Know
Associate Transfer Degree Completion 37% within 200% of time

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Completion of Associate Degree Concurrent with High School
Credit for Prior Learning
Did You Know That...
  • Completing your Associate transfer degree post-high school satisfies all lower division general education requirements and increases the chance of completing your bachelor's degree?
  • Exceeding 3 years or 90 credits at your community college means you may have exhausted your financial aid at that college and have limited your future financial aid at: Southwest Virginia Community College
College Level Information
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Transfer Center
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Transfer Admission Application
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Transfer Student Aid
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Number of Transfer Students
268.0
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Percent of Transfer Students
100%, AV GPA 3.136
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Transfer Guidance Element What You Need to Know
Is This College Right For Me? Annual HC 3027, Transfer in per semester 97, Av Class size 14.9, Limited Foundation Owned Housing
Transfer Student Catalog Year Summer, Fall , Spring is a catalog year
Applying for Guaranteed Admissions no
Where Can This Degree Transfer
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Careers Where This Degree Applies
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O*Net Code Name Description Parent
17-3026.00Industrial Engineering Technologists and TechniciansApply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production, usually under the direction of engineering staff. May perform time and motion studies on worker operations in a variety of industries for purposes such as establishing standard production rates or improving efficiency.Architecture and Engineering Occupations
17-3026.01Nanotechnology Engineering Technologists and TechniciansImplement production processes and operate commercial-scale production equipment to produce, test, or modify materials, devices, or systems of unique molecular or macromolecular composition. Operate advanced microscopy equipment to manipulate nanoscale objects. Work under the supervision of nanoengineering staff.Architecture and Engineering Occupations