Degrees & Programs

  • B.S. in Agricultural Business
  • Minor in Agricultural Business

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AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS

Ag Business Students with sod

image placeholderWelcome to the Department of Agricultural Business at Fresno State! Our campus is in the heart of the Central Valley, home to some of the highest valued crops in the USA. Our program has great opportunities for student internships and future employment with the agricultural and food industries. In the most recent graduation rate report from the University’s Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Ag Business majors, on average, completed the degree in less time than any other major on campus.

Students are our priority. We have an open door policy. Each student is given a faculty adviser who is easily accessible and provides academic and career counseling.

What You Can Do

  • Production Supervisor
  • Grower Relations Manager
  • Produce Sales Person
  • Pest Control Adviser
  • Ag. Credit Analyst
  • Government Policy Analyst

Interesting Classes You Might Take

  • Survey of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
  • Farm Management
  • Food and Fiber Industry Management
  • Farm Accounting

What You Can Learn

  • Consumer supply and demand functions
  • Techniques for analyzing efficient farm resource usage
  • Farm labor laws and government regulations
  • Physical and economic factors affecting land values

About the College

The Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology can offer you the education you will need to be a leader in agriculture and related sciences in the New California. We offer outstanding programs in the traditional areas of agriculture, including animal sciences, plant science, agricultural education, viticulture and agricultural business. And, we offer excellent programs in areas which are uniquely related to agriculture, including nutrition and dietetics, food science, enology, child development, family science, fashion merchandizing and industrial technology.

College Contact Information

Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology
2415 E. San Ramon,
MS AS79
Fresno, CA 93740
Phone: 559.278.2061
Fax: 559.278.4496

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Department Contact Information

Department of Agricultural Business
5245 N Backer Avenue, M/S PB101
Fresno, CA 93740-8001

Phone: (559) 278-2949
Fax: (559) 278-6536
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