Using technology to increase accuracy, productivity and yields
Key Program Features
LLCC’s precision agronomy degree and certificate programs prepare students for a career using ever-evolving technology in agriculture industry. They learn using the latest technology in yield mapping, seeding, soil testing and more. Students also learn about equipment, soils, and weed and pesticide identification for proper applications. LLCC features excellent facilities with dedicated instructors and provides students with hands-on experience for their future careers in equipment operation and custom application. Precision agronomy students working toward an associate in applied science degree historically have had at least three job offers prior to graduation, with similar numbers for students pursuing a certificate.
Use the Career Insight tool to see what opportunities with a Precision Agronomy and Custom Application associate’s degree look like. (Note: In addition to the Precision Agronomy and Custom Application associate’s degree, a Precision Agronomy Operator Certificate of Completion is also available. Opportunities may vary on the educational level earned.)
Degree and Certificate Programs
Time to completion: 2 years
Time to completion: 1 year
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Investment in Your Future
For fall 2021, spring 2022 and summer 2022: Agriculture (AGR), agri-business management (ABM) and agri-fertilizer operations (AFO) courses are $168.00 per credit hour for in-district residents, and all other courses in the program have a standard in-district rate of $134.50 per credit hour. Get more information on tuition and fees.
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Questions about LLCC’s agriculture programs? For more information contact Holly Bauman at 217-786-2276 or email@example.com, or contact Bill Harmon at 217-786-2573 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, you can schedule a virtual visit about agriculture programs with Holly!
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