College of Applied and Technical Studies

About This Program

Interested in the business of agriculture? Kent State University's Agribusiness bachelor's degree program provides the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in this dynamic field. Read more....

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Tuscarawas Campus

Applications to the B.S. in Agribusiness are not being accepted at this time.

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*

Farm labor contractors

  • 10.4% much faster than the average
  • 800 number of jobs
  • $47,780 potential earnings

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers

  • -6.5% decline
  • 952,300 number of jobs
  • $68,090 potential earnings

First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers

  • -1.1% decline
  • 53,200 number of jobs
  • $50,080 potential earnings

Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, except technical and scientific products

  • 0.9% little or no change
  • 1,399,700 number of jobs
  • $62,070 potential earnings

Additional Careers

  • Commodity trader
  • Grain Buyer/merchandiser

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.