AgriScience – CTE Program of Study
The AgriScience program is designed to prepare students for employment in the Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources career cluster. Students completing this program will possess the appropriate cluster technical knowledge and skills associated with the production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products/resources. In addition to the required technical skills, students will also develop leadership, advanced employability, critical thinking, applied academic, and life management skills. The program utilizes a delivery system made up of three essential and required components: formal instruction, experiential education through Supervised Agricultural Experiences (SAE), leadership and personal development through the Career and Technical Student Organization, FFA.
Degrees and Certifications:
Ian Gold - Highland High
What CTE courses have you done so far?
- AG120 Ag Engineering and Fabrication I
- AG221 Ag Engineering and Fabrication II
What impact has Ag Engineering had on your high school experience?
It has given me a hobby that I will keep for years and has given me skills such as time management, accounting, accountability, responsibility, etc., it has let me meet some of my best friends and provided me with something akin to a job.
Why would you recommend Ag Fabrication to your peers?
It teaches you essential skills that can be used for the rest of your life and teaches you how to do something you may find enjoyment/fulfillment in.