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Agricultural Sciences

at Riverland Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate of Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIOA Certified

About this Program

This degree program prepares students to work with agricultural industries such as food, fiber, and animal research, production, and processing; under supervision, conduct tests and experiments to improve yield and quality of crops or to increase the resistance of plants and animals to disease or insects. Students may prepare for careers in crop production and natural resource conservation roles. Graduates may seek employment in areas such as crop management, consulting, agronomy, farm management, and other agricultural careers. The AS Degree transfers to universities offering majors in Agriculture. Certificates in Precision Agriculture (17 credits) and Agribusiness (19 credits) are also available.


Program Locations

  • Riverland Community College, Albert Lea 56007
  • Riverland Community College, Austin 55912
Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W. Austin, MN 55912 Toll-Free: (800) 247-5039 Local: (507) 433-0600 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@riverland.edu

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