Scholarship OpportunitiesAgriculture / Agribusiness remains the number one industry in Minnesota. Opportunities in agriculture and ag-related businesses abound! In addition, the need for Agribusiness Educators is approaching a critical stage.

Our 2+2 Partnership with the University of Minnesota allows you to take two years of agribusiness training at SCC and transfer all your credits to a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural, Food and Environmental Education. The bottom line is that SCC students succeed and qualified graduates have dozens of job opportunities available to them upon completion of their training.Photos of agribusiness students in the field

AG Day on campus

November 21 - December 10, 2013 - January 23 - February 20 - March 20, 2014

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South Central College Agribusiness Department is dedicated to preparing college men and women for careers in agriculture. Agriculture is a diverse, challenging, exciting industry. It needs people who have a passion for the importance of the industry and are excited about the promising future it offers.

SCC Agribusiness Department serves approximately 100 students from across southern Minnesota. The teaching philosophy of the agribusiness faculty of SCC is an aggressive "hands-on-approach" to learning. A goal of the department is students first and for each student to have success in gaining employment At the 2004 National Agriculture Educators Convention, South Central College Agribusiness Program was named the National Region III "Outstanding Post Secondary Agriculture Program.”

Scholarship Oppurtunities

South Central College offers training opportunities in several agricultural areas. They include the following degree and diploma programs.

If you are passionate about agriculture and the future opportunities that the agricultural industry provides, South Central College looks forward to partnering with you to assist you in preparing for a career in the industry of agriculture.

Instructor Contact Information
Jim Zwaschka Agribusiness Service Technician Instructor 507-389-7204 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it bio
Brad J. Schloesser Agribusiness Service & Management Instructor 507-389-7263 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it bio
Bruce White Agribusiness Service Technician Instructor 507-389-7367 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it bio
Don Hermanson Agribusiness Instructor 507-389-7205 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it bio
Pete Neigebauer Agribusiness Instructor 507-389-7290 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it bio