This versatile degree is ideal for those pursuing careers in rural areas and those wanting to work in major cities.
Agri-Business Managers earn a median pay of $73,060 per year or about $35.12 per hour
Nationwide there are 85,600 openings for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers projected each year, on average, over the decade.
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS, THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE
BS in Agri-Business: Associate degree holders have the ability to earn a bachelor’s in Agri-Business online or on-campus.
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What can I expect during my time at VU?
VU’s BS in Agribusiness empowers graduates to work in careers as agriculture leaders, sales representatives, equipment managers, crop insurance agents, livestock buyers, etc.
This stackable degree can be completed in two years (2+2)
VU’s affordable tuition allows you to graduate with less debt
Scholarships and financial aid is available to qualified students
There are many hands-on learning opportunities that will allow you to gain practical experience needed to be successful in this field.
What can I do with this degree?
Agriculture is a multi-billion dollar industry with crops being grown across the US. Many graduates choose a career working on farms with crops and/or animals however agriculture is not limited to rural areas and farms. Many of our graduates pursue careers at the State and Federal levels or in national/international companies. VU’s graduates can become farmers, ranchers, agricultural managers, and run establishments that produce crops, livestock, and dairy products. They can also work in supply chain management, manufacturing and operations at corporate offices. There is a need for a ’new generation’ of agriculture leaders with the industry now offering many diverse employment options. Admission into this baccalaureate degree program requires the prospective student to possess a qualifying A.S. degree from an accredited institution.
Is this degree accredited?
Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.
Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.
We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals. Please reach out to us at VUADMIT@VINU.EDU or call 812-888-4313 for more information.