Livestock Management, AS

Natural Sciences Division
Degree S0103

This program is designed to give students basic skills in livestock management for employment opportunities on farms, ranches, and agriculture sales and services.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student:

  • Will be able to design a comprehensive production/business plan for various livestock species
  • Can successfully transfer to the CSU and UC system.
  • Will address animals welfare requirements when designing and implementing a livestock management system.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Courses

AGAG 1Food Production, Land Use and Politics - A Global Perspective 3
AGAG 59Work Experience in Agriculture 11-4
AGAN 1Animal Science 3
AGAN 2Animal Nutrition 3
AGAN 94Animal Breeding 3
AGLI 14Swine Production 3
AGLI 17Sheep Production 3
AGLI 30Beef Production 3
AGLI 34Livestock Judging and Selection 2
AGLI 96Animal Sanitation and Disease Control 3
AGLI 97Artificial Insemination of Livestock 2
Required Electives
Agricultural Mechanics/Production
Choose three units from the following:3
Small Engine Repair I
Tractor and Landscape Equipment Operations
Introduction to Welding
Horse Production and Management
Business Management
Choose three units from the following:3
Principles of Business
Small Business Management
Professional Selling
Principles of Marketing
Recommended Electives
Agricultural Calculations
Total Units35-38
1

Complete one to four units of AGAG 59.

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