This program will prepare you for employment and/or transfer to a baccalaureate program in the areas of agriculture and natural resource management. You will have the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to assess natural and renewable resources, in addition to collecting, applying, and analyzing data using a variety of methods. Students will be provided the opportunity to participate in internship and hands-on experiences at the college farm and other area agricultural and resource agencies.

Student Profile

As an Agriculture and Natural Resource Management student you should:

  • Desire to help people and the environment

  • Enjoy working in an outdoor setting

  • Have an interest in land resource or water management

Program Outcomes

Students who complete the Associate in Applied Science in Agriculture and Natural Resources will:

  • Apply natural science concepts to Ag/Natural Resources issues.

  • Apply the scientific method.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this Agriculture & Natural Resource Management program will be qualified for a variety of positions including some of the following:

  • Forestry Technician

  • Conservation Warden

  • Park Ranger

  • Environmental Educator

  • Wildlife Technician

  • Greenhouse Manager

  • GPS or GIS Technician

  • Water Quality Specialist

  • Fisheries Technician

  • Hydrologic Technician