Do you live in Chino Valley? Ever wondered, “Are there vocational schools near me?” You’re in luck! Learn the principles of plant and animal growth and production, including cell biology, nutrition, and the seven levels of scientific classification. Discover how to protect the environment via the principals of ecology and environmental science; gain the knowledge and skills associated with agribusiness marketing, business plans, investment opportunities, and the use of technology to accomplish objectives.
Agriculture Program Information
Mayer HS / Chino Valley HS / Seligman HS
LENGTH OF PROGRAM:
3 years required, 4 optional
GRADE LEVEL REQUIREMENT:
Freshman – Sophomore – Junior – Senior
Up to 4 High School credits and up to 4 Yavapai College
Students may obtain industry certification(s) that align with their SAE (Supervised Agriculture Experience) and their Agriculture Career areas.
- Enables students to make career decisions consistent with their aptitudes, interests, abilities, and academic achievement.
- Provides a program of instruction that prepares students for post-secondary education and/or for employment.
- Transferable credits to College or University.
- Industry skills development experience and certification to take straight to workforce.
Agriculture Career Opportunities
Horticulturist ($23,000 – $54,000)
Land Management ($51,000 – $125,000)
Farm Manager ($24,000 – $70,000)
Animal Breeder ($40,000 – $63,000)
Salaries will range based on hiring entity, location, and years of experience.
Agriculture Program Course Sequences
*All program credits are awarded at the end of each year. If a student leaves a program early he or she may not be awarded credit.
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