The agricultural field is a vital industry that requires continued innovation in the face of global change. If you want the opportunity to work in a field that requires problem solving, perseverance and creative thinking, a degree in agricultural business is an outstanding fit. A degree in agricultural business will prepare you for a career in any industry that services agriculture, including the marketing of agricultural products.
Learning Format For Agricultural Business
Our BBA in agricultural business can be completed 100% online, with students completing assignments, readings, tests, and projects throughout the semester. Recorded lectures via Mediasite will connect you with professors and other students. Student participation, using Mediasite, Blackboard and Collaborate is done both during actual class time and on your own time. This means some classes will flex around your schedule, while others give you the benefit of engaging with professors and peers during class time.
Advising for Agricultural Business
As an agricultural business student, we are committed to helping you complete your degree as efficiently as possible. Throughout the program, we offer advising via phone or email and are always excited when students reach out to us.
Agricultural Business Resources
At ENMU we want to make sure you get the help you need. We offer several tutoring services, including the Online Writing Center (OWL), which is only for distance education students. The OWL is available to help you improve your writing and help you clearly communicate for written, school related projects and assignments. We also have online databases, journal articles and eBooks accessible through the Golden Student Success Center. Since ENMU has a dedicated distance education librarian on staff, you’ll always have the help you need to take advantage of library resources.
Our department also has graduate assistants available to assist you. For questions and concerns about business homework assignments, projects and grades please email or call your professor.
Affordable Bachelor’s in Agricultural Business
Eastern New Mexico University has the second lowest bachelor's and master's-level tuition in the state of New Mexico, and has one of the most affordable tuition rates in the United States. Once you are an enrolled agricultural business student you are eligible to apply for scholarships through the ENMU Foundation.
Career Opportunities in Agricultural Business
With an agricultural business degree there are many career fields open to you. These include:
- Agribusiness manager
- Agricultural finance
- Agricultural loan officer
- Agricultural market analyst
- Agricultural salesperson
- Commodity merchandiser
- Crop production specialist
- Farm and ranch operations
- Food broker
- Food industries manager
In addition to great faculty, Counseling and Career Services offers free job placement assistance to all students, so if you are looking for another job, we can help you.
Additional Degree Information
You can find additional information about the Bachelor of Business Administration in Agricultural Business degree, including a sample degree plan which shows the courses you might take when you major in agricultural business at Eastern.