Careers & Connections | Agribusiness | Assiniboine Community College
  • School of Business, Agriculture & Environment - Ag & Enviro

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    800.862.6307 ex.6685 (toll free)

    ag.enviro@assiniboine.net


Career & Connections

Careers

Employment opportunities are varied and plentiful, in both urban and rural settings. 

Potential employers include grain companies, seed and crop inputs suppliers, banks and credit unions, livestock supply outlets, agricultural equipment dealers, government agencies, agronomists/consultants, and co-operatives. 

Career opportunities include agriculture, agronomy, sales and service, finance, livestock, marketing, management, research, administration and precision agriculture. 

Graduates are eligible for membership in Manitoba Institute of Agrologists as Technical Agrologists. 

Graduates may elect to complete certifications required for Pesticide Applicators/ Dispenser licensing in Manitoba, to challenge the Prairie Provinces Certified Crop Advisor exam.


Connections

ACC is proud to partner with professional organizations, post-secondary institutions and high schools.

Our connection with professional organizations allows our graduates to join a related professional organization or to gain advanced standing in their professional education programs.

Our connections with post-secondary institutions include a variety of transfer opportunities.  Start at Assiniboine and get a two-year college diploma. Then, further your education at partnering institutions and receive credit towards their related degrees/diplomas.

Several high schools have agreements with Assiniboine. In these instances, high school students may receive advanced standing at Assiniboine.

You can view a complete list of Assiniboine's Articulation Agreements. Detailed information is also available for Assiniboine's High School Articulation Agreements and Assiniboine's Apprenticeship Manitoba Agreements.

 

Professional Connections

Manitoba Institute of Agrologists (MIA)

Post-secondary connections

University of Minnesota Crookston (multiple options)

University of Manitoba

High School Connections

Fort La Bosse School Division

 

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 2 years / September

Credential Diploma

Credits 135

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement Yes

Distance Delivery No

International Students No

Study Options
On Campus

100

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Student Spotlight: Donovan Hickson

Second-year Agribusiness student, Donovan Hickson, sat down with us to talk about the Agribusiness program in this Student Spotlight. 

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