Agribusiness Management Concentration

Freshman YearCredits
FallSpring
ANSC 100 - Introduction to Animal Science3  
ECNS 101IS - Economic Way of Thinking13  
AGED 140US - Leadership Dev For Agriculture
or COMX 111US - Introduction to Public Speaking
3  
WRIT 101W - College Writing I23  
University Core and General Electives3  
ECNS 202 - Principles of Macroeconomics1  3
BIOB 110CS - Introduction to Plant Biology  3
Choose one of the following:  4
CHMY 121IN - Introduction to General Chemistry
& CHMY 122IN - Introduction to General Chemistry Lab
BIOB 160 - Principles of Living Systems
BIOB 170IN - Principles of Biological Diversity
M 161Q - Survey of Calculus
or M 171Q - Calculus I
  4
Year Total: 15 14
Sophomore YearCredits
FallSpring
ECNS 204IS - Microeconomics13  
ACTG 201 - Principles of Financial Acct3  
STAT 216Q - Introduction to Statistics3  
ENSC 245IN - Soils3  
University Core and General Electives3  
ACTG 202 - Principles of Managerial Accounting  3
Directed Major Electives: Communications. Choose one of the following:  3
BMGT 205 - Prof Business Communication
WRIT 201 - College Writing II
WRIT 221 - Intermediate Tech Writing
AGED 105 - Microcomputers in Agriculture
or BMIS 211 - Data Analytics I
  3
Directed Major Electives: Social Sciences  3
University Core and General Electives  3
Year Total: 15 15
Junior YearCredits
FallSpring
AGBE 321 - Economics of Ag Marketing3  
AGBE 345 - Ag Finance and Credit Analysis3  
ECNS 301 - Intermediate Micro with Calc3  
ECNS 309 - Managerial Economics3  
University Core and General Electives 3  
ECNS 303 - Intermediate Macro with Calc  3
AGBE 341 - Farm and Ranch Management  3
Directed Major Elective. Choose one of the following:  3
AGBE 353 - Co-operative Business Principles and Practice
AGBE 421 - Advanced Ag Marketing
AGBE 445 - Agribusiness Management
BMGT 335 - Management and Organization
BMIS 311 - Management Information Systems
BMKT 325 - Principles of Marketing
Directed Major Elective: Social Sciences3  3
University Core and General Electives  3
Year Total: 15 15
Senior YearCredits
FallSpring
AGBE 451RS - Economics of Ag Policy3  
AGBE 337 - Agricultural Law3  
University Core and General Electives9  
ECNS 313 - Money and Banking  3
AGBE 421 - Advanced Ag Marketing
or AGBE 445 - Agribusiness Management
  3
University Core and General Electives  9
Year Total: 15 15
Total Program Credits: 120

Graduation Requirements

Agricultural Business students must receive a grade of C or better in ECNS 101IS, ECNS 202, ECNS 204IS, ECNS 301, ECNS 303, and M 161Qor M 171Q (or their equivalents) to meet departmental graduation requirements. All other AGBE/ECNS and selective courses counting toward departmental graduation requirements must be graded C- or better.

"P" grades may be accepted only for courses transferred from outside the Montana State University System. The department certifying officer will evaluate written requests.

A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation; 42 of these credits must be numbered 300 or above.