Agriculture

You belong here. It's more than farming, more than college. Join our award-winning family.

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.