A Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Science will prepare you for a career in animal sciences, agronomy, or horticulture. The program provides a strong academic foundation combined with hands-on experience to help you excel in your chosen field.
- Exceptional laboratories
- Cooperating area farmers and ranchers
- Hands-on learning opportunities
- Affordable tuition
- High school dual enrollment opportunities
- Engaged and friendly student body
- Undergraduate research opportunities
ENMU's Agricultural Science students are usually trained to possess a wide range of abilities within agriculture, instead of having extensive expertise in one specific area. Even if you have a specific career in mind, you can use this major to specialize in a specific agricultural area.
The employment outlook in the agriculture field is outstanding. Possible careers include animal science, crop science, agricultural equipment and supply, horticultural, food science, and agricultural business industries. Opportunities also exist for employment in education and the Cooperative Extension Service.
Organizations and Opportunities
Students have the opportunity to participate in various campus and discipline-related organizations, particularly the Pre-Vet Agriculture Club. Students also may assist faculty on research projects, work in labs, and participate in other related activities.
Scholarships and Financial Assistance
Eastern New Mexico University is committed to helping you finance your education. You can find more information about admissions scholarships and financial assistance available to students. Qualified students can apply for funds through programs to support minority groups in science and research led by faculty.
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High School Courses
In New Mexico there are numerous dual enrollment opportunities for college credit. If you're interested in majoring in agriculture science, try to take science and math courses.
Additional Degree Information
You can find additional information about the Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Sciences degree in the catalog, including the courses you will take when you're an agricultural science major at Eastern.
Assistant Professor of Agriculture, Department Chair
Office Location: Agriculture (AG), Room 107