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Warrensburg, MO 64093
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"What Can I Do With a Major in...Agriculture-Science?"

Why Major in Agriculture-Science?

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture-Science will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Use language and concepts of agricultural Science effectively in written and oral communications.
  • Demonstrate computer literacy.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of theories and principles of economics and agri-science appropriate to the agri-science firm.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the basic practices and theory of agricultural production (agricultural literacy.)
  • Provide evidence of an international-global perspective of agriculture.
  • Demonstrate appropriate and effective social interactions.
  • Demonstrate ability to analyze situations and solve problems in an agribusiness context.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of how national and international policies impacting agriculture are developed.

UCM Department of Agriculture

US Dept. of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook  

ONET Occupational Information

Related Career Titles

*For further information, the following career titles may be used as keywords in
ONET’s “Occupation Quick Search” bar.

Ag Business Technician Loan Manager
Appraiser Loan Officer
Commodity Trader Marketing Specialist
Consultant Public Relations Specialist
Credit Analysis Quality Control Technician
Farm Manager Records Technician
Field Service Technician Retail/Wholesale Salesperson
Finance/Banking Risk Management Consultant
Foreign Service Worker Sales Managers

Related Job Listing/Job Search Web Sites


Ag Career Spotter
NationJob Network - Agriculture Biotech Chemical Jobs
Capitol Impact
USM Jobs within Agriculture
Career Jet

Affiliated Organizations

American Agricultural Economics Association
Land Care Network
National FFA Organization
United States Department of Agriculture

UCM Student Organizations

Agriculture Ambassadors (UCM)
Agriculture Club (UCM)
Delta Tau Alpha Honor Society (UCM)
Collegiate Farm Bureau (UCM)
Horticulture Club (UCM)

Four-Year Academic Plan

Agricultural-Science: B.S. Degree Area 1

Agricultural-Science: B.S. Degree Area 2

Agricultural-Science: B.S. Degree Area 3

Agricultural-Science: B.S. Degree Area 4


The career paths listed are those which are commonly associated with this area of study and in no way does this site attempt to suggest that these are all of the career paths possible. Some of the career paths listed may require additional education, training, development, licenses and/or certifications. Listings of resources such as job listings, web links, professional organizations, library publications, and other information found on this page are believed to be accurate and true at the time published. The "What Can I Do With A Major In..." database is reviewed and updated every year in July. While no list is truly exhaustive, if you feel something should be added, deleted, changed or updated on this page, please contact the Career Services Center by e-mail at and an out-of-cycle change will be completed.

Who Can Help Me?

Jessica Johnson
Career Development Coordinator