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Agricultural Equipment Managment

Agricultural Equipment Managment AAS - Agricultural Production Systems

The Agricultural Equipment Management option of the Agriculture Production Systems degree is a diverse experience in troubleshooting and maintaining agricultural equipment providing the hands-on skills that employers desire.  Students can choose among courses in welding (AWS Certification available), center-pivot maintenance/repair, electrical systems, engine maintenance, and agricultural chemical application.  Additionally, all Agriculture Production Systems Associate of Applied Science degrees include a core of business and management courses tailored to the agriculture industry.

Careers

  • Agricultural Welding
  • Irrigation Technician
  • Farm Equipment Sales and Service
  • Equipment Maintenance Specialist (Farm/Feedlot)
  • Ag Chemical Applicator

Courses Offered

Agronomy and Ag Mechanics Core Courses (15-16 credits)

  • AGR 2903 Internship (3 credits)
  • ABM 2963 Farm Records or ACT 1103 Accounting I (3 credits)
  • AGR 2983 Farm Capstone (3 credits)
  • ECN 1103 Intro to Ag Economics (3 credits)
  • MGT 2103 Managment Concepts or ABM Farm and Ranch Mgmt (3-4 credits)

Agricultural Equipment Managment Option (Choose 20 credits)

  • AEQ 1071: Industrial Safety (1 credit)
  • AEQ 1103 Small Engines (3 credits)
  • AEQ 1171 Farm Equipment Safety (1 credit)
  • AEQ 1203 Welding (3 credits)
  • AEQ 1313 Intermediate Welding (3 credits)
  • AEQ 1503 DC Circuit Analysis (3 credits)
  • AEQ 1513 AC Circuit Analysis (3 credits)
  • AEQ 1651 Harvest Operations (1 credit)
  • AEQ 2103 Ag Chemical Application (3 credits)
  • AEQ 2213 Advanced Welding (3 credits)
  • AEQ 2303 Equipment Preventative Maintenance (3 credits)
  • AEQ 2323: Precision Farming (3 credits)
  • AEQ 2404 Mechanized Irrigation Systems (4 credits)
  • AEQ 2801 Reinke Certification (1 credit)

Advisor Guided Electives (17-18 credits)

    Associate of Applied Science Core (17 credits)

      Associated Clubs and Teams

      • Ag Mechanics Club
      • Collegiate Farm Bureau
      • Collegiate 4-H/FFA
      • Ag Business Club
      • Shooting Sports Team

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