This program will give you entry-level skills in crop production, livestock management, and agricultural marketing. You may gain relevant hands-on experience with agribusinesses within their locality or beyond.

To register or if you have questions:

Nicholas Demke
Career Navigator
nick.demke@witcc.edu
712.317.3213
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book an Appointment

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $6,144.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $6,176.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated housing and meals: $3,825.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

Required Classes for Agriculture | Dipl

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
AGA 154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3
AGC 216 Career Seminar 2
AGP 329 Introduction to GPS 3
AGB 470 Farm Records, Accounts, Analysis 3
ENG 105 Composition I 3
     
AGS 113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3
AGA 114 Principles of Agronomy 3
AGM 155 Farm Equipment Management 2
AGH 284 Pesticide Application Certification 3
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
BCA 206 Applied Computer Concepts 3

All students must attend the summer Program Orientation, or must meet/contact their Agriculture program advisor prior to taking their first course.

All part-time students must meet with an Agriculture program advisor to develop a sequential Plan of Study prior to taking their first course." (failure to do so may result in the student taking longer to complete the program)

Students must take their program core courses in sequence, and during the same semester as is reflected on the published Plan of Study.

Entrance Requirements

Submit your official high school/college transcripts to transcripts@witcc.edu.

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Brett Oetken
Agriculture Instructor
brett.oetken@witcc.edu
712.274.8733 Ext. 1273
Sioux City Campus, Room C111
Greg Strong
Division Chair
greg.strong@witcc.edu
712.274.8733 Ext. 1480
Sioux City, Room B109