Agricultural SciencesB.S.

Credits required
180 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 180 quarter credits are equal to 120 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$288
Delivery
Online You can complete all courses online. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start terms
4 per year

Careers: B.S. in Agricultural Sciences — Online

Agriculture Sciences online degree program at OSU. Career information.

Oregon State's agricultural sciences online degree program lets students pursue a wide range of career goals based on their interest in the agricultural industry. Here are a few sample job titles of agricultural sciences graduates:

  • County extension service youth agent
  • Agribusiness field representative
  • High school agriculture teacher
  • Loan officer
  • Agricultural communications or public relations officer
  • Agricultural sales representative
  • Farmer or rancher
  • Government agency employee

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) predicts nearly 58,000 job openings through 2020 in agricultural related fields. Paring your agriculture sciences degree with a minor in programs such as: horticulture, resource economics, or business to build a diverse skill set.

Agricultural sciences graduates can also work in a variety of job settings:

  • Science
  • Agricultural production
  • Finance and marketing
  • Communication
  • Education
  • Social services
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