The Department of Agriculture emphasizes the utilization of environmentally sustainable practices with a focus on stewardship of the earth’s resources. It offers degree programs in:
With emphasis in:
Students are able to utilize the various opportunties on campus to get hands-on experience in their program, including:
Several of the faculty are responsible for the management of the garden enterprises, so the students work experience becomes an extension of the classroom.
International study tours are offered at least every other year, and give our students an opportunity to gain hands-on experience while serving others. Recent trips have included at trip to Jordan, where students developed a landscape design plan for the archaeological site of Tell Hisban, and a trip to Lesotho, where students helped a school and orphanage improve their access food and clean water.