This is a concentration within the Bachelor of Arts program in Agricultural Studies. Please view the information for the Agricultural Studies B.A. in conjunction with this concentration information.
The Agricultural Studies concentration in Agricultural Business/Economics gives students the opportunity to combine community college coursework with courses at CSU Stanislaus to obtain a B.A. degree. Students take upper-division courses that build on specific knowledge and skills gained at the community college.
Courses in the concentration expose students to economic concepts such as resource allocation at the firm level and at the macro level, and business concepts such as sales and marketing. Students in the program will gain important statistical skills including forecasting and individual study/internship in a related field for university credit.