Certificate in Natural Resources

Natural Resources


The Certificate in Natural Resources provides a broad exposure to all types of agriculture pertinent to the animal industries, including animal production and nutrition. An internship experience is also included to provide a practical knowledge in animal science. While the Certificate in Animal Science 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 bachelor degrees at some four-year institutions.

Natural Resources Certification Requirements Credit Hours
AGR 101 Animal Science 4
AGR 103 Plant Science 3
AGR 115 Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment 3
AGR 118 Leadership 1
AGR 143 Introductory Forestry 3
AGR 215 Soils 3
AGR 299 Agricultural Internship 3
Agriculture Elective: 3
Geosciences Elective: 4
Total Hours Required 27