Agricultural Systems Technology Management

Why should I choose the Agricultural Systems Technology Managment concentration? 

The agricultural systems technology management (ASTM) concentration provides students with a solid background for success in agriculture and related industries, and prepares individuals for technical careers in agricultural industries and businesses, production agriculture, and allied organizations.

What can I do with a concentration in Agricultural Systems Technology Managment?

Graduates in agricultural systems technology management are well prepared for challenging careers such as:

  • Technical sales representatives
  • Plant production managers
  • Agricultural and industrial equipment dealers
  • Natural resource conservation advisors
  • Product testing technicians
  • Building products sales managers
  • Manufacturers' representatives

What courses do I take with an Agricultural Systems Technology Managment?

In addition to ASTM courses (such as electricity in agriculture, computer applications, mechanized systems management, ect.), ASTM students also complete courses in the agricultural sciences, agricultural business and economics, as well as the humanities, communications, the basic sciences and mathematics. Thus, ASTM students are well prepared to meet the demands of both the technical workplace and a changing society.

Concentration Checksheet: 

Agricultural Systems Technology Management

Semester-by-Semester Degree Plans: 

Agricultural Systems Technology Management

For degree plans prior to 2019-2020, see the Agricultural Education, Communication and Technology Degree Archives.

How can an Agricultural Education, Communication and Technology student be involved?

The Department Agricultural Education, Communications and Technology and the university offer a variety of outlets for students to gain professional development experiences.

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Quick Facts

Department:
Agricultural Education, Communications & Technology

Average Starting Salary:
$60,170*

Graduate School & Employment Placement Rate:
78.6%*

Internship Required:
Yes

Commonly Paired Minors:
Agribusiness, Agricultural Leadership

*Based on most recent Career Development Center Outcomes Report


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