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Bachelor of Agriculture Science Agriculture Science

Lethbridge College

Lethbridge College

www.lethbridgecollege.ca
Be ready to grow in a one-of-a-kind degree program, where you'll receive a unique agriculture education that combines the fundamentals of plant and soil science, the reality of growing-condition variation, and the application of modern precision agriculture techniques. As a student, you'll gain an in-depth understanding of plant physiology, soil fertility, crop production and integrated pest management, setting the stage for an understanding of successful crop production. You'll learn about the effects of topography and crop nutrient variability and understand challenges like weeds, pests and water availability. Graduates of the program will be welcomed as members at agriculture companies, at equipment dealerships and as agronomy consultants.
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3000 College Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K1L6, Canada

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  • Program Type Bachelor's
  • Credential Type Degree
  • Length 4 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

General Admissions Requirements - All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs, as indicated in the Admission section of this calendar.

Note: Applicants who lack the required academic admission requirements can apply to the Academic Upgrading program.

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA): If you have experience working in this field of study, you may be eligible for Prior Learning Assessment.

Academic Requirements - All applicants must satisfy the following requirements (or equivalencies): Grade 12 math (equivalent to Alberta's Math 30-2 or a higher level math),  Biology 30, and Chemistry 30. 

Students who have completed the Agriculture Science – Agronomy diploma from Lethbridge College will be accepted directly into the Bachelor of Agriculture Science program. A minimum GPA of 2.00 or equivalent is required for admission.

Students who have completed the Agriculture Science – Animal Science or Agriculture Business diploma will be eligible for entry following completion of the second year of the Agronomy diploma programming. A minimum GPA of 2.00 or equivalent is required for Admission.

Transfer students are required to have a diploma in Agriculture Science – Agronomy or equivalent, or a related bachelor’s degree in agriculture. Transfer students with related credentials will be accepted into the program after being assessed on an individual basis to determine whether they are required to take bridging courses to meet degree requirements with a residency requirement of 50%. A minimum GPA of 2.00 or equivalent is required for admission.


Application Deadline

New student are accepted into the Bachelor of Agriculture Science program for Fall (September) term.


Transfer(s) Eligibility

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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated August 19, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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