The Associate of Arts and Sciences in Science-Specialization in Food Animal Production is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree focused in Agriculture.  By selecting appropriate electives, students should be able to complete the lower division requirements for a variety of baccalaureate majors in Agriculture.

Program Statistics

There are approximately 300 annual job openings in this field in the southwest Virginia region.

Salary Range

Median salary is $35,000-$50,000 per year.


What Hours Would I Work?

Business (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM) but hours could vary depending on area of focus and region. 

Where Can I Live?

Anywhere in the nation.