Agribusiness | Assiniboine Community College

Agribusiness

Duration/Start: 2 years / September

Credential: Diploma

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Immerse yourself in one of Canada’s largest industries. Our comprehensive program will help you develop a strong foundation in the business of agriculture. Grow your skills in agronomy, sales and marketing, communications, customer service, research, finance, office management, livestock and computer applications. You can succeed in one of Canada’s largest industries with an in-depth education focused on the business and technology of agriculture.

Agriculture is big business. In this program, you will learn both the business and the science behind the industry. Develop your skills by combining outdoor learning with time in classrooms and modern labs equipped with microscopes and growth chambers.

Enhance your skills in agronomy, GIS, GPS and computer applications, livestock production, communications, customer service, sales and marketing, and business management. Apply your knowledge and problem-solving skills by developing agri-marketing strategies and dynamic presentations.

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 2 years / September

Credential Diploma

Credits 135

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement Yes

Distance Delivery No

International Students Yes

Study Options
On Campus

Why choose Agribusiness?

Connect to the vibrant agribusiness industry. Enjoy hands-on activities and tours while you network with others in the field. This program includes a co-operative work placement between your first and second year, giving you practical experience before graduating.

Jobs are numerous and diverse, whether you prefer city or country life. Build a career with grain companies, seed fertilizer providers, banks and credit unions, livestock supply outlets, agricultural equipment dealers, government agencies and co-operatives.

  • Co-operative work placement between year one and two
  • Hands-on activities, tours and field laboratories
  • Extensive networking with industry

 

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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