The Diploma in Agribusiness is a two year program targeted at specific employment opportunities. Consisting of degree-level courses, the diploma ladders directly into the Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness degree program in the College of Agriculture and Bioresources. Students completing a Diploma in Agribusiness, along with an additional 60 credit units of approved course work in the College of Agriculture and Bioresources, will be eligible to obtain a B.Sc.(Agbus.) degree.

Year 1 - Fall Term (12 credit units)

  • AGRC 111.3
  • AREC 230.3
  • COMM 101.3
  • ECON 111.3

Choose 3 credit units of open electives:

Please note that students planning to ladder the Diploma in Agribusiness towards a Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness are advised to register in MATH 104.3 (or an approved equivalent) and ECON 211.3as open electives and meet with an advisor as soon as possible to plan their program.

Year 1 - Winter Term (15 credit units)

  • AGRC 112.3
  • AGRC 113.3
  • COMM 204.3

Choose 6 credit units of Open Electives:

Please note that students planning to ladder the Diploma in Agribusiness towards a Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness are advised to register in MATH 104.3 (or an approved equivalent) and ECON 211.3 as open electives and meet with an advisor as soon as possible to plan their program.

Year 2 - Fall Term (15 credit units)

  • AREC 320.3
  • COMM 201.3
  • RCM 300.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • AREC 251.3
  • AREC 254.3
  • AREC 272.3
  • AREC 343.3
  • AREC 344.3
  • AREC 346.3
  • AREC 347.3
  • AREC 354.3
  • AREC 395.3
  • AREC 400.3

Choose 3 credit units of Open Electives:

Please note that students planning to ladder the Diploma in Agribusiness towards a Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness are advised to register in MATH 104.3 (or an approved equivalent) and ECON 211.3 as open electives and meet with an advisor as soon as possible to plan their program.

Year 2 - Winter Term (15 credit units)

  • AREC 495.3

Choose 9 credit units from the following restricted electives:

  • AREC 251.3
  • AREC 254.3
  • AREC 272.3
  • AREC 343.3
  • AREC 344.3
  • AREC 346.3
  • AREC 347.3
  • AREC 354.3
  • AREC 395.3
  • AREC 400.3

Choose 3 credit units of Open Electives:

Please note that students planning to ladder the Diploma in Agribusiness towards a Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness are advised to register in MATH 104.3 (or an approved equivalent) and ECON 211.3 as open electives and meet with an advisor as soon as possible to plan their program.