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Connected Degree

Applied Agriculture: Agribusiness Management Option

to Food and Agribusiness Management

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from the University of Delaware.

YOUR PATH TO A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.

THE CONNECTED DEGREE 2 + 2 CURRICULUM

Delaware Tech's associate degree program in Applied Agriculture: Agribusiness Management Option prepares students for positions related to the agriculture industry by developing their knowledge of agriculture, business, and economics. Academics combined with real world experience will prepare graduates to obtain positions with large corporations, small businesses, or government agencies. Those who desire to be self-employed may choose to own or operate a farm business. The University of Delaware's Bachelor of Science degree program in Food and Agribusiness Management is offered cooperatively with the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics. This curriculum prepares the student for a career in agribusiness sales and marketing, food wholesaling and retailing, international trade, resource management, market analysis, finance and banking, or commodity marketing (futures and options). A concentration in food marketing is offered.

VALUE FOR YOU

By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.

MAKING THE CONNECTION

Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.

CONNECTED DEGREE CURRICULUM

Suggested Course Sequence

ASSOCIATE DEGREE
Applied Agriculture: Agribusiness Management Option
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Food and Agribusiness Management
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE
First SemesterCR
BUS101Introduction to Business3
AGS209Farm Records & Accounts3
AGS102Agricultural Science3
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
 12
Second Semester
PSY100Human Relations3
ACC101Accounting I4
ENG121Composition3
AGS104Intro to Agribusiness Managemt3
ECO111Macroeconomics3
 16
Third Semester
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
AGS212Intro to Agribusiness Marketng3
ECO122Microeconomics3
ACC112Accounting II4
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
 17
Fourth Semester
MGT212Principles of Management3
ACC221Cost Accounting I3
AGS223Applied Ecology3
AGS225Agriculture Seminar3
SPA136Spanish Communication I*4
POL111Political Science (Social Science Elective)*3
 19
Fifth SemesterCR
MATH115Pre-Calculus3
BUAD301Introduction to Marketing3
FREC150Economics of Agriculture & Natural Resources3
FREC345Strategic Selling and Buyer Communication3
FREC404Food and Fiber Marketing3
 15
Sixth Semester
FREC305Management and Leadership Development3
FREC316Economics of Biotechnology and New Technologies3
XXXXXXXBUAD/ECON course3
XXXXXXXBUAD/ECON course3
XXXXXXXFree Elective**1
 13
Seventh Semester
FREC240Quantitative Methods in Agricultural Economics3
FREC408Statistical Research Methods I3
FREC410International Agricultural Trade and Marketing3
FREC430Establishing and Managing a Food and Agriculture Enterprise3
XXXXXXXPhysical Science course4
 16
Eighth Semester
COMM212Oral Communication in Business3
FREC409Research Methods II3
XXXXXXXAG and BIO Sciences course3
XXXXXXXPhysical Science course4
XXXXXXXMulticultural course3
 16
*Students should take this course for UD transfer.**The Bachelor of Science program in Food and Agribusiness Management requires a minimum of 124 credits.
See your advisor to determine appropriate foreign language and other electives. Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor. RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Georgetown: 302-259-6445
University of Delaware
Newark: 302-831-2508
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum. 07/2008