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ASU-Beebe offers a two-year program of study leading to an Associate of Science degree. This program also offers students the flexibility of selecting a course of study that will lead to majors such as Agricultural Business, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Science, Animal Science, and Plant Science.

The program is designed to fit ASU-Jonesboro's curriculum or can be 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, food processing, government, extension, and financial agencies and farming.

 Technical certificates are available for those students who desire preparation for more immediate entry into the work force.

Area of Study




Total Program

31 Credit Hours

The fourth digit in the course number indicates the number of credit hours.

Core Requirements - 19 hours

Core Requirements Department
ENG 1003 Freshman English I English
MATH 1013 Technical Mathematics A, B, C, D, E, J, M and V Mathematics
AGEC 1003 Intro to Agricultural Economics Agricultural Economics
AGRI 1213 Seminar in Agri/Making Connections Agriculture
ANSC 1204 Introduction to Animal Science Animal Science
PSSC 1303 Introduction to Plant Science Plant and Soil Science

Electives - 12-13 hours

Electives Department
Choose four courses below.
ACCT 2003 Principles of Accounting I Accounting
ACCT 2013 Principles of Accounting II Accounting
ANSC 2213 Feeds and Feeding Animal Science
ANSC 2623 Equine Health and Management Animal Science
BIOL 1014 Principles of Biology Biological Science
BOT 1104 General Botany Botany
ECON 2313 Principles of Macroeconomics Economics
ECON 2323 Principles of Microeconomics Economics
HORT 2204 General Horticulture Horticulture
PSSC 2803 Field Crops Plant and Soil Science

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Through a partnership between A-State and ASUB, students may earn baccalaureate degrees from Arkansas State University by taking coursework at the Degree Center on the Beebe campus.

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