What will I learn?

Employees needed a combination of technical coursework in precision agriculture technology and that several courses, if taken, would strengthen their ability to work within the precision agriculture industry. We then determined that the objective of the Precision Agriculture Technology Graduate Certificate Program is to prepare and/or enhance students’ knowledge of the precision agriculture technology industry through two key areas:

Coursework (online) and intensive on-site labs that focus on various aspects of precision agriculture technologies utilized by professionals in the field of precision agriculture.

ASM 7360 – Precision Agriculture Science and Technology
ASM 7365 – Machinery Management using Precision Agriculture Technology
ASM 7366 – Data Management and Analysis using Precision Agriculture Technology
ASM 7368 – Profit Strategies using Precision Agriculture Technologies
ASM 8360 – Internet of Things for Precision Agriculture

Beneficial Supporting courses including:

Statistical analysis courses designed to help analyze data collected using precision agriculture technology.
Plant Science courses that focus of basic agronomic information, including soils, entomology, and crop management.
Communications courses that include both specialized agricultural communications courses as well as general communications courses aimed at improving verbal and non-verbal communication between professionals in the field and potential clients and/or the public.
Agricultural Economics courses, such as general farm management or returning to the farm.

Which department am I in?

College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

Study options

Full Time (12 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$21,900.00 per year
The tuition fee is based on 9 credit units each fall and spring term

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

18 January 2022, 22 August 2022

Venue

College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

2-64 Agriculture Building,

COLUMBIA,

Missouri,

65211, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have earned a U.S. bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution. Have earned a 3.0 or better GPA in the last 60 hours of baccalaureate coursework (for applicants with less than a master’s degree).

For international students

Students must have earned a U.S. bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution.

Have earned a 3.0 or better GPA in the last 60 hours of baccalaureate coursework (for applicants with less than a master’s degree).

Non-native English speakers must score 80 on the Internet-based TOEFL or 6.5 on the Academic IELTS, PTE score of 59 and Cambridge C1 Advanced score of 180

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About University of Missouri

The University of Missouri is a well-renowned American institution based on a beautiful 1,262-acre site.

  • Outstanding facilities across beautiful campus
  • Dedicated international center
  • Nationally recognized online courses
  • Diverse and active student body