Agriculture, Plant, and Animal Sciences


The curriculum in the Agriculture, Plant, and Animal Sciences pathway includes studies in nutrition, genetics, plant sciences, reproduction, behavior, physiology, business and technology, production, management, food, irrigation/water management, veterinary science and agribusiness. Programs emphasize topics and skills in entrepreneurship, farming, animal care, environmental regulation, and horticulture.

Most careers in this pathway can be entered on program completion, though some require advanced credentials and are designed for students intending to transfer.

  • Program Award definitions can be found on the Types of Degrees and Certificates webpage. 
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Degrees and Certificates

Program TitleProgram AwardDivisionFinancial Aid Eligible
Agricultural Business ManagementA.S. DegreeAgricultureYes
Agricultural Business ManagementCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Agriculture BusinessA.S.-T DegreeAgricultureYes
Agriculture Plant ScienceA.S.-T DegreeAgricultureYes
Agriculture Power Equipment TechnicianSkill CertificateAgricultureYes
Agricultural TechnologyA.S. DegreeAgricultureYes
Agriculture TechnologyCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Animal ScienceA.S.-T DegreeAgricultureYes
Animal ScienceA.S. DegreeAgricultureYes
Animal ScienceCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Dairy ScienceSkill CertificateAgricultureYes
Equine ScienceCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Floral TechnologySkill CertificateAgricultureNo
Food Safety ManagementSkill CertificateAgricultureNo
Irrigation Construction and InstallationSkill CertificateAgricultureNo
Irrigation ManagementSkill CertificateAgricultureNo
Landscape DesignCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Landscape ManagementA.S. DegreeAgricultureYes
Landscape ManagementCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Ornamental HorticultureA.S. DegreeAgricultureYes
Ornamental HorticultureCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes
Ornamental Horticulture - Retail Nursery Skills OptionSkill CertificateAgricultureNo
Plant ScienceA.S. DegreeAgricultureYes
Plant ScienceSkill CertificateAgricultureNo
Veterinary AssistingCertificate of AchievementAgricultureYes