The Associate of Arts and Sciences in Science-Specialization in Food Animal Production is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree focused in Agriculture. By selecting appropriate electives, students should be able to complete the lower division requirements for a variety of baccalaureate majors in Agriculture.
There are approximately 300 annual job openings in this field in the southwest Virginia region.
Median salary is $35,000-$50,000 per year.
What Hours Would I Work?
Business (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM) but hours could vary depending on area of focus and region.
Where Can I Live?
Anywhere in the nation.