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improve our planet, feed a growing world

Do you have a passion for agriculture? This HANDS ON program allows you to discover the processes that keep our food systems running smoothly.

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Where It Is Offered Commerce, Dallas
Duration 4 Years Average
Foreign Language No Foreign Language Required
Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours 120
Thesis Requirements No Thesis Required

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Sustainable Ag and Food Systems (BS) :: Good Fit for you

Is this Program a Good Fit for You?

Sustainable agriculture and food systems students are typically interested in:

  • Conservation agriculture
  • Urban agriculture
  • Small-scale farming
  • Local and regional food systems
  • Farmers’ markets
  • Food processing
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Sustainable Ag and Food Systems (BS) :: See yourself succeed

See yourself succeed with a degree in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems

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Sustainable Ag and Food Systems (BS) :: Practical Applications

PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS

A degree in sustainable agriculture and food systems will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Work hands-on in a variety of settings discovering the processes that keep our food systems running smoothly.
  • Work with people, plants and animals to improve our planet and feed a growing world.
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Sustainable Ag and Food Systems (BS) :: Minors

Suggested Minors

Students may choose a minor in any field of study, but one of the following is strongly suggested for optimum career advantage.

  • Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Education
  • Agronomy
  • Horticulture
  • Food Studies
  • Family and Consumer Science

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Sustainable Ag and Food Systems (BS) :: What you will learn

Tamuc students working on prepare the soil before planting crops to gain their hands-on experience.

What You Will Learn

You will receive a comprehensive overview of the principles of sustainable agriculture through ecological, economical, social and ethical perspectives. You will gain the classroom instruction and hands-on learning needed to pursue a variety of in-demand agricultural careers.

Courses to Prepare You for Your Career:

  • Foundation courses include Intro to Agriculture, Principles of Food Science, Intro to Plant Science and Agricultural Economics
  • Core courses include Intro to Sustainable Agriculture, Agroecology, Urban Agriculture, Principles of Sustainability and Food Systems: Farm to Fork
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Sustainable Ag and Food Systems (BS) :: Featured Courses

Featured Courses

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Undergraduate Program Costs

Program Costs

Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.

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Contact CASNR

Contact Us

  • P.O. Box 3011
  • Commerce, TX 75429-3011
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