Agriculture

If you're looking for a career that will fuel the process of everyday life, then look no further than the Agriculture programs at Olds College. Our Olds College farm is a vibrant part of our campus that provides students with hands-on learning. The farm features over 2,000 acres of land used for crops and pasture, along with herds of cattle and sheep.

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Agricultural Management Diploma

Receive a comprehensive education working in production agriculture, agribusiness, or businesses that process, market and distribute products from agriculture. You will gain skills in crops and livestock, finance, agribusiness management, marketing and the latest technology.

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Length of Program:

2 Years

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Program Intake:

September

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Delivery:

Olds Campus

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Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc) - Agribusiness Degree

The only program of its kind in North America. You can earn while you learn to apply business skills to analyze, debate and solve current agricultural industry challenges. Entry to the program requires the completion of a two-year diploma in a related discipline. A required directed field study provides eight-months of hands-on experience with an approved employer.

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Length of Program:

Diploma +2 Years

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Program Intake:

September

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Delivery:

Olds College

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Post-Diploma Certificate

The one-year Post-Diploma Certificate (30 credits) at Olds College is designed to enhance your previously obtained post-secondary education with practical and employable skills in an area of specialization. Through a mix of classroom instruction and hands-on learning on the Olds College farm, landscape pavilion, in greenhouses, and in-field experiences, students will benefit from small class sizes and instructors with extensive knowledge and experience. 

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Continuing Education related courses

Offering short courses and extended education in Agriculture, including: