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 Semester CR
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3
AGS 209 Farm Records & Accounts 3
AGS 102 Agricultural Science 3
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
  12
Second Semester
PSY 100 Human Relations 3
ACC 101 Accounting I 4
ENG 121 Composition 3
AGS 104 Intro to Agribusiness Managemt 3
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
  16
Third Semester
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
AGS 212 Intro to Agribusiness Marketng 3
ECO 122 Microeconomics 3
ACC 112 Accounting II 4
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
  17
Fourth Semester
MGT 212 Principles of Management 3
ACC 221 Cost Accounting I 3
AGS 223 Applied Ecology 3
AGS 225 Agriculture Seminar 3
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I* 4
POL 111 Political Science (Social Science Elective)* 3
  19
Fifth Semester CR
MATH 115 Pre-Calculus 3
BUAD 301 Introduction to Marketing 3
FREC 150 Economics of Agriculture & Natural Resources 3
FREC 345 Strategic Selling and Buyer Communication 3
FREC 404 Food and Fiber Marketing 3
  15
Sixth Semester
FREC 305 Management and Leadership Development 3
FREC 316 Economics of Biotechnology and New Technologies 3
XXXX XXX BUAD/ECON course 3
XXXX XXX BUAD/ECON course 3
XXXX XXX Free Elective** 1
  13
Seventh Semester
FREC 240 Quantitative Methods in Agricultural Economics 3
FREC 408 Statistical Research Methods I 3
FREC 410 International Agricultural Trade and Marketing 3
FREC 430 Establishing and Managing a Food and Agriculture Enterprise 3
XXXX XXX Physical Science course 4
  16
Eighth Semester
COMM 212 Oral Communication in Business 3
FREC 409 Research Methods II 3
XXXX XXX AG and BIO Sciences course 3
XXXX XXX Physical Science course 4
XXXX XXX Multicultural course 3
  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