A baccalaureate program in Agricultural Business is available on the Beebe campus
through ASU-Jonesboro. Interested students should contact the agriculture department
or the ASU-Jonesboro program office.
ASU-Beebe offers a two-year program of study leading to an Associate of Science degree.
The Agriculture Department also offers students the flexibility of selecting a course
of study that will lead to majors such as Agricultural Education, Agricultural Business,
Plant Science, Agricultural Science, and Animal Science.
The program may be designed to fit ASU-Jonesboro's curriculum or tailored to meet
the requirements of other institutions to which students may be transferring. Employment
opportunities in the field of agriculture are extremely broad. Career opportunities
exist in agriculture business, industry, research, teaching, farming, food processing,
extension and financial agencies.
A suggested plan of study in this area is given below. Students should select courses
with the approval of a departmental advisor in order to fulfill the requirements of
the four-year institution to which they plan to transfer.
The fourth digit in the course number indicates the number of credit hours.
University Requirement - 1 or 3 hours
Principles of Academic Success I
Principles of Academic Success III
The 3-hour credit course is required for students who must take at least one remedial
course. Students who are not required to take a remedial course may take the 3-hour
credit course. In both situations, the courses (1-hour or 3- hour) count toward electives.