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School of Agricultural Sciences

As the need for feeding an ever-growing population continues to expand, the School of Agricultural Sciences is poised to serve student interests and meet the needs of the agriculture, food and fiber industry today and in the future. Housed in the Dean L. Hubbard Center for Innovation, the School is close to demonstration plots on the campus' northern edge, and its 448-acre R.T. Wright Farm, which is located four miles north of campus miles on Highway 71 and home to beef, swine, dairy and sheep enterprises as well as row and forage crops. 


The school offers:

  • Seven bachelor of science programs
    • Agricultural Business, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Media, Agricultural Science, Agronomy, Animal Science, Animal Science Pre-Vet
  • A graduate program
    • Agriculture
  • A bachelor of applied science program
  • A two-year farm operations certificate
  • Eleven academic minors

Students interested in enrolling in a thriving program that provides hands-on experiences, contact the School of Agricultural Sciences at 660.562.1155 or submit a request for information online. 

Launch Agricultural Learning Center

Agriculture Learning Center is now open

Agriculture Learning Center is now open

Northwest students are Career Ready. Day One.

I love that everyone at Northwest has the same goal for every student who steps foot on this campus – to get them career ready and place them in areas they are going to succeed.

Jennifer Cervantes
Agricultural Education


Center for Innovation
Room 1200

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