Agribusiness Management (B.S.)

Exceptional Prep for a Meaningful Ag Career

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Locations Offered
100% Online
Time to Completion
18 Months
Cost Per Credit / Course
$375
Credit hours / courses required
42

Gain business experience you need to become a successful agriculture manager

Illinois College’s online B.S. in Agribusiness Management equips you with the business smarts and agriculture industry expertise to thrive in this dynamic field. Through our agribusiness major, you’ll gain a rock-solid foundation in economics, accounting, marketing, and finance — all through 100% online courses that fit your busy life.

Illinois College has provided students with a rigorous, well-rounded education for nearly 200 years. Our distinctive brand of agriculture business degrees features small, flexible classes taught by accomplished agriculture experts dedicated to your success.

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Classes start soon. Apply Now to Get Started!

It’s easy to get started with our agriculture business degree! We feature a rolling application process and flexible courses begin every eight weeks. Connect with an Enrollment Coach Today

Big-picture agribusiness management education at your personal pace

Crave a flexible learning environment as you juggle full-time work and family responsibilities? Our agribusiness major’s 100% online approach means you can attend class anytime, anywhere! Our agribusiness degree is perfect if you have a passion for both business and farming. At Illinois College, we will prepare you with the financial, marketing, and analytical skills crucial for success in today’s ag industry. With classes beginning every eight weeks, now is a great time to take the next step toward advancing your career.

An agricultural business degree to launch your career

Illinois College's online agribusiness major equips you with the business savvy and agricultural expertise you need to navigate this dynamic industry. Plus, our network of top companies and professional connections will open doors to exciting career opportunities.

$63,080
per year

Ag Business Development Specialist

$75,760
per year

Agriculture Manager

$75,760
per year

Agronomy Marketing Manager

Median annual national salary (2022), per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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An agribusiness degree that’s 100% online

Complete our agricultural business degree online in just 18 months, with classes taken at your own pace. Transfer students are encouraged to apply at Illinois College! In fact, our transfer agribusiness majors can receive up to 88 credit hours, including courses earned toward an Applied Associate’s degree.

Classes you’ll take

Business Core Courses (16 credit hours)
  • CO 210 Business Communication
  • CO 315 Communication Ethics, PH 216 Computer Ethics OR MG 315 Business Ethics
  • AC 231 Principles of Accounting
  • EC 105 Principles of Economics

Agribusiness Core Courses (26 credit hours)
  • AG 320 Accounting, Taxation & Finance in Agriculture
  • AG 491 Agribusiness Management Senior Capstone
  • AG 331/EC 331 Agricultural Economics OR AG 340 Farm Management
  • AG 321 Agricultural Marketing
  • AG 111 Emerging Issues in Ag & Natural Resources
  • AG 463 Internship in Agribusiness
  • AG 211 Introduction to Agribusiness

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Career coaching from experienced agribusiness faculty

Our agribusiness faculty go beyond classroom lectures, fostering a supportive network where you will thrive and Graduate READY with the skills and connections you need to succeed. Faculty in our agriculture programs are experienced farm managers and industry experts, ready to help you not only navigate the program but also prepare for what comes next.

Online academic support designed with you in mind

All Illinois College farm management degree candidates have access to online academic support. This includes our Center for Academic Excellence, which provides free academic coaching, tutoring, and supplemental instruction; as well as our Campus Writing Center, with student and faculty consultants available to help you with any writing assignment.

Counseling and wellness assistance available to you

We understand life can get in the way of your agricultural business degree. Our Counseling and Wellness Center offers online academic stress management and other confidential support services to promote your well-being throughout your time in our agribusiness online degree program.

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