Agribusiness

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This certificate will benefit mainly individuals in developing countries where agriculture is a major contributing factor in their lives. These courses and the associated certificate are designed for international students in agricultural based economies.

This program provides: agribusiness knowledge and skills that will lead to more successful employment and careers.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

STUDENT WITH THIS CERTIFICATE CAN BE SUITED IN PRIVATE ENTERPRISE OR THE PUBLIC SECTOR RELATING TO AGRICULTURE IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Processing and Distribution Management
  • Bookkeeping/Clerical/Micro Lending
  • Human Resource Management
  • Production Agricultural Management

To understand more about this program contact our online advising team at onlineadvising@byui.edu

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
TAKE THESE COURSES:
AGBUS 105 Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness 3
AGBUS 180A Economics and Budgeting Principles 2
AGBUS180B Cash Accounting Concepts and Applications 2
AGBUS 147 Introduction to International Agricultural Marketing 3
AGBUS 138 Agribusiness HR and Personnel Management 3
AGBUS 197R Agribusiness Practicum 1

The time it takes to complete a BYU-Idaho online program depends on how many credits (or course hours) a student takes each semester. Most courses are worth two or three credits each. A certificate is comprised of 15-19 credits. An associate degree is comprised of 60 credits. And a bachelor's degree is 120 credits.

BYU-Idaho online courses are designed around the BYU-Idaho Learning Model, with learning activities adapted to the online environment. The class progresses together through the semester and there is frequent interaction between students and with the instructor. Courses taught online and on-campus are based on the same learning objectives.

Students who meet admission requirements can apply to begin the next available semester. Visit our Online Admissions page for information about qualifications, application deadlines, and how to apply.