General Agriculture Careers | Agricultural Sciences | SIU

Southern Illinois University



SIU offer the education needed for a variety of agriculture careers.

General Agriculture

A specialization in General Agriculture offers a broad background and solid foundation in agriculture while providing students with the flexibility to design an individualized, custom program to match specific interests and career goals.

What will I study?

The interdisciplinary program includes advanced course work across various departments in the College of Agricultural Sciences. Graduates become knowledgeable in important aspects of agriculture; including plant science, animal science, agricultural economics and mechanics.

Typical degree program

Here's an example of a typical four-year undergraduate degree program in Agricultural Systems specializing in General Agriculture.

Career Opportunities: Where will I work?

Contact Information

Feel free to contact the Coordinating Counselor for General Agriculture:

Also feel free to contact the Coordinator of Student Recruitment for the College of Agricultural Sciences: