Agribusiness program offers harvest of opportunity

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Ready to start your own agribusiness?

Start with Jackson College! Students can complete a new 21-credit certificate in agribusiness entirely online within two semesters.

The term agribusiness refers to any business related to farming and agriculture-related commercial activities, as well as entrepreneurship (e.g., florists, equipment sales, feed sales, etc.). The industry has many sectors, from production (plants or livestock) to finance, sales management, and entrepreneurship.

“This program is perfect for anyone looking to run a business related to agriculture. It is a business-based program with an agriculture focus,” said Christy Mecey, Ph.D., instructor for agricultural technology at Jackson College. Students will benefit from the business, accounting and entrepreneurship studies with agricultural technology requirements.

Industry professionals bring real-world knowledge to the classroom. With Jackson College’s affordability and the convenience of online learning, students can start following their dreams and goals in less time!

This certificate is designed for those looking to enter the work world quickly. Students seeking a four-year or advanced degree in agriculture, natural resources or natural sciences should follow the agriculture transfer program map.

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To learn more, contact instructor Christy Mecey at