The University Associate Certificate in Agribusiness Management is available to any student enrolled as a non-degree studies (NDS) student at North Carolina State University. This certificate is not available to students enrolled in a 2-year or 4-year degree program at N.C. State University. This certificate provides individuals an opportunity to learn applied business and economic principles that are useful in career in agricultural and related industries. These could include careers in horticulture, landscaping, and chemical and farm equipment sales, as well as the production and distribution of crops and other commodities.
Brandon A. King
North Carolina State University
Department of Agricultural and Resources Economics (ARE)
Campus Box 8109 (Nelson Hall 3340)
Raleigh, NC 27695
Additional information available on the departmental website for this certificate at http://go.ncsu.edu/agribusiness_online.
Curriculum Requirements: Plan code 32AGPCTA
Required Courses to be taken via distance education (section number 601) (15 credits):
ARE 104 Agricultural Business Management (3); and
ARE 201 Introduction to Agricultural and Resource Economics (3); and
3 of the following courses:
Total Credit Hours Required: 15
Plan of study:
Contact the Program Coordinator.
Registration/Financial Aid information:
Acceptance as a Non-Degree Studies (NDS) student at N.C. State University does not imply acceptance into this certificate program. NDS students must also apply to the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics to be accepted into this certificate program. Potential students should check to see if their financial aid will provide tuition for all courses required for this program. Financial aid may not be available for this certificate, or other non-degree programs or certificates at N.C. State University. Contact the Program Coordinator for more information.
Term Effective: 1/2012
Plan Code: 32AGPCTA
CIP Code: 01.0101
Description: Associate Certificate in Agribusiness Management
Offered via Distance Education only