Certificate in General Agriculture

General Agriculture


The Certificate in General Agriculture provides a broad experience to all types of agriculture; an internship experience is also included to provide students with practical knowledge and skills. While the Certificate of General Agriculture may be completed as a stand alone certificate program, courses in this certificate may also be used to complete the Associate of Science in Agriculture or the Associate of Applied Science in General Agriculture. Courses included in this certificate may also be applied toward the Missouri State University Bachelor of Applied Science in General Agriculture, among other possible degrees at four-year institutions.

General Agriculture Certification RequirementsCredit Hours
AGR 100 Food Security 3
AGR 101 Animal Science 4
  • AGR 103 Plant Science
  • AGR 115 Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment
AGR 118 Agricultural Economics 1
AGR 157 Principles of Agricultural Mechanization 3
AGR 215 Soils 3
AGR 299 Agricultural Internship 3
Select 8 credit hours of AGR courses 8
Total Hours Required 28