Agricultural Sciences AAS Degree Overview

The Agricultural Sciences program provides students the fundamental knowledge needed to pursue successful careers in the agri-business, and the precision agricultural sectors. Agricultural Science students take a wide variety of courses and are given the opportunity to interact with professionals in the field. This program of study allows the students to develop knowledge and skills to evaluate and apply agriculture principles, methods and techniques in a global agricultural environment.
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Central Community College
Project Name:
Nebraska Precision Ag Center for Excellence
N-PACE, Precision Agriculture of Nebraska, Agricultural Sciences AAS Degree Overview

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Aurora Cooperative Inc., Greenline Equipment, Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT, Titan Machinery Inc.
Industry Sector:
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting -- Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry (115)
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations -- First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers(45-1011)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Agricultural Sciences (02)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation
Quality Rubric:
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
Agricultural Sciences


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