Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Business
University of Minnesota-Crookston

Program Details

The online BS in Agricultural Business degree program from the University of Minnesota-Crookston prepares graduates for success with a strong base of agriculture, business, and general education courses. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Create and present a strategic agribusiness plan that incorporates market analysis, risk analysis, and financial analysis
  • Select and apply investment analysis techniques and interpret results
  • Construct, interpret, and analyze a set of coordinated financial statements, consisting of balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements
  • Demonstrate competency in the use of spreadsheets, computerized record keeping, and financial analysis software
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the interconnections between production, sales, and the consumption of food and fiber
  • Evaluate the impact of cash-forward contracts, commodity futures, and option contracts on the buying/selling prices of commodities

Requirements

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Grade Point Average (minimum 2.0 or above preferred)
  • ACT/SAT test scores (minimum 21 ACT or SAT equivalent)
  • Other indicators of academic potential

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission