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Why LLCC Agriculture?
- LLCC has the newest, most advanced ag education facilities in Illinois.
- Our graduates can start out earning over $40,000 to $60,000 a year after graduation.
- LLCC students get hands-on training with cutting edge technology, such as simulators and precision agriculture equipment, both in the classroom and outdoors in the Land Lab.
- Award-winning agriculture programs are challenging and prepare students for the workforce and higher education.
- Eight billion people around the world rely on agriculture products every day.
- Agriculture is a $1.1 trillion industry in the U.S.
- 11% of the jobs in America are in agriculture and its related industries.
- Agriculture careers include production, communications, sales and marketing, scientific research and development, finance, engineering. It’s so much more than farming!
- The U.S. experiences a shortage of over 22,000 college agriculture graduates needed for new jobs each year.