CSU, Chico

Degrees & Options

Degrees & Options

Agriculture will remain a major industry in the nation, as well as in California. There is a steady, continuing supply of professional managerial jobs for well-educated people in agriculture and natural resource management. In response to the quality of our programs and the career opportunities, the number of majors in the College of Agriculture continues to rise.

The unique Chico program integrates all aspects of agriculture into each major and option, giving students a broad experience as well as a concentrated course of study. Individuals enrolled in the College of Agriculture receive both theoretical knowledge and practical experience—both very necessary to become the future leaders of this important economic sector. Students learn through a systems approach about the complex set of interrelationships between agriculture, the environment, political and social forces, and other sectors of the economy.