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Agriculture Technology


Unmanned aircraft systems, smart irrigation, terrain contour mapping, self-driving and GPS-enabled tractors – it’s how today’s growers work better, faster.  ASUN’s all new Agriculture Technology program gives you hands-on experience with the latest technology in precision agriculture and crop monitoring.   Local producers and industry partners give our students the opportunity to work in the field with a mobile precision ag lab, GPS, GIS, various farm management software and guided tractor systems.

This program trains students that are in demand for industry leaders such as Helena Chemical, Greenway Equipment, Young’s Irrigation, local producers and many others.

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Agriculture Technology
Associate of Applied Science

Length of Program: 4 semesters

Campus Availability: Newport Campus

Course Availability: Fall, Spring, & Summer

2020-2021 Associate of Applied Science Degree Plan

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Agriculture Operations
Technical Certificate

Length of Program: 2 Semesters

Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: Fall, Spring, & Summer

2020-2021 Technical Certificate Degree Plan

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Certificate of Proficiency

Length of Program: 1 Semester

Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: Fall, Spring and Summer

2020-2021 Certificate of Proficiency Degree Plan

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