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Agriculture Operations


Program Overview

Interested in transferring on to get a bachelor's in agricultural operations? You can start at Delta. Delta's transfer programs prepare you for further studies at Michigan State University. With this joint program, you won't skip a beat between Delta and MSU. It's a smart way to get your bachelor's degree!   

Plus, Delta's program is awesome! You'll learn on state-of-the-art technology with amazing faculty that have years of experience in their field. Have questions? Contact us. 

Earning Potential

Transfer on to get your bachelor's degree in agriculture operations. Job growth is steady and has increased in recent years. 

In this field, it is estimated you could earn $55,600 a year.

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Likely Careers

  • Farm Products Purchasing Agent
  • Precision Agriculture Technician
  • Farm Manager
  • Agricultural Engineer
  • Accounting professor working with students in class.
    Transfer seamlessly 

    So you are thinking about transferring? Representatives from several area universities maintain regular office hours right in our academic advising office, and others drop in frequently. Get the answers you need by making an appointment or stopping by to talk directly with your future university.

    Visit the Transfer Center

About Delta's Program

The Agricultural Operations Certificate program provides practical training for rewarding careers in production agriculture. Students will take courses related to plant and soil sciences, precision agriculture, pest management, plant disease, farm management, and more. You'll gain professional experience through a required internship.

For more information, visit Michigan State University's Institute of Agricultural Technology

Interested? Make an appointment with academic advising to discuss your dreams. Courses transfer differently based on the university you plan to attend. An advisor can help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.

Why you should choose Delta


Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has off campus centers, so you can take classes even closer to home.  


Free tutoring

At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis, but we do have some online tutoring options.

Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.


Honors Program

The specially-designed courses emphasize creative and critical thinking, providing a unique learning experience. You have more exploration of the subject area with increased faculty and student interaction. Make the most of your Delta experience. Join Honors!



With the Michigan Transfer Agreement, 30 credits are guaranteed to transfer anywhere in Michigan.

Graduation cap

More than 30% of our students plan to transfer on to earn their bachelor's.

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