Associate Degree in Agriculture Science Technology

West Hills College - Coalinga

Program Description

Associate Degree in Agriculture Science Technology

West Hills College - Coalinga

The Precision Agriculture program prepares students to work with global positioning satellite (GPS) systems, geographic information system (GIS) software, automatic tractor guidance systems, variable rate chemical input applicators, surveying equipment, and related computer software. Students will learn through hands-on, real-world applications. Completing the certificate qualifies the student to enter the professional job market in the public sector as well as the agriculture industry. Units for the Precision Agriculture Certificate apply to the Associates Science Degree in Agriculture.

Agriculture Science and Technology AS Degree

Program student learning outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate their ability to use agricultural technology.
  • Students will understand agronomic fundamentals (soil, plant, water relationships).
  • Students will demonstrate their ability to physically map using GPS and digitize field boundaries to create maps in GIS.
  • Students will demonstrate job readiness skills needed to obtain employment upon graduation.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 6, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2019
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
Full time
Price
Price
46 USD
per unit.
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Locations
USA - Coalinga, California
Start date : Jan. 2019, Sept. 2019
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Dates
Jan. 2019, Sept. 2019
USA - Coalinga, California
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