Agri-business

The Agribusiness Program in the College of Agriculture and Food Sciences at Florida A&M University is an applied program integrating the principles of economics, business and management to the agricultural sector.

 

Student Success

 

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Isa Salaam, a freshman studying agribusiness won second place in the  undergraduate written essay contest during the 35th Annual Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) national conference held virtually April 6 - 9, 2021. Salaam's essay "Creating Modern Solutions to Food Deserts in Communities," was cited by the judges as being "very clearly written and compelling. The combination of policy initiatives and grassroots innovations to tackle the problem of food deserts was strategic and smart."

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DeAundr’e Newsome, a junior agribusiness major and top USDA 1890 Scholarship awardee, won the John Deere Thurgood Marshall Scholarship and was named a top student in his program with a near perfect grade point average. Newsome has made the President's List every year while at FAMU. He was also selected as a Mercy Corps Market Systems paid, virtual intern for the fall 2020 semester. Mercy Corps, a global humanitarian relief and development organization.

Agribusiness Degrees

This unique combination of disciplines provides graduates with the diversity of training necessary to progress in today’s ever changing workplace.

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B.S.

Our Bachelor degree program combines the business disciplines of management, accounting and finance with economics, statistics and the physical sciences of agriculture. No other program at Florida A&M University offers this rich mix of social and physical sciences with business, statistics and computer technology.

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Minor

The minor in Agribusiness is intended to give students additional skills aimed specifically at businesses that produce, process or market agricultural products and commodities. Download Agribusiness Declaration Form

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M.S.

The Agribusiness Program at Florida A&M offers graduate training in the economics of agriculture natural resources. Our program is rigorous and demanding, but tempered with care. We offer two M.S. options: Thesis and Non-Thesis. Our graduate handbooks (download here: Thesis and non-thesis) provides you with all the relevant information about expectations, procedures, and requirements to be met as you make your way toward your degree. Graduate Application Click here

 

 

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This Associate in Arts degree program is de-signed for students who plan to transfer and earn a degree in the major of Agriculture Sciences, within the College of Ag-riculture and Food Sci-ence at Florida A & M University.

Who we are

We are the business arm of agriculture

Contact Agribusiness Program

  • 1740 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
  • Perry-Paige Building, Room 302
  • Tallahassee, FL 32307

(850)599-3383