Swine Management Requirements 

JJC student adjusting feeders for wean-finish pigs 

Associate in Applied Science

Degree Requirements 2012-2013

The Swine Management Program will prepare students for employment as general managers, herdsmen or managers of breeding, farrowing, nursery or finishing units as well as other specialized careers involving management, production and marketing of swine. In addition to technical agriculture subjects in both crop and livestock production, mechanical skills and farm business management are also included. Supervised occupational experience in Swine Management for college credit is an integral part of this program.

Suggested Schedule

First Semester

Course Credit Hours
AGRI 100 4
AGRI 103 3
AGRI 120 3
AGRI 126 4
Total: 14 Credits

Summer

Course Credit Hours
AGRI 143 6
Total: 6 Credits

Second Semester

Course Credit Hours
AGRI 102 3
AGRI 104 3
AGRI 127 3
AGRI 129 3
COMM 140 3
Total: 15 Credits

Third Semester

Course Credit Hours
AGRI 105 4
AGRI 202 3
AGRI 223 4
AGRI 260 3
Total: 14 Credits

Fourth Semester

Course Credit Hours
AGRI 261 (1st 9 weeks) 5
AGRI 262 (1st 9 weeks) 3
AGRI 244 (2nd 9 weeks) 8
Total: 16 Credits

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