Bachelor of Science Degree Programs

Agricultural/Food Business Management

Bachelor of Science in Agricultural/Food Business Management

The Bachelor of Science in Agricultural/Food Business Management degree program will prepare you for a career leading in the agricultural and food business. Students have the opportunity to study both life sciences and business in one program for a competitive edge in the agri-food sector.

Please note that these programs are not direct-entry. You must complete post-secondary pre-professional study before you can be considered for admission. Please consult the admission requirements for more information.

Some opportunities students experience during this program include:

  • Explore how interactions between science, society and the economy influence development of an important sector that has both local and global reach.
  • Apply your knowledge and skills while completing real-world projects and case studies that examine industry management and government policy issues.
  • Become a Professional Agrologist (P.Ag.) after you graduate.

This program is offered jointly by the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences and the Alberta School of Business. Students are encouraged to participate in the School of Business Co-op Program.


Careers in Agricultural/Food Business Management

| Management Consultant | Market Development Specialist | Business Development Officer | Agri-Food Sales and Marketing Manager | Food Manufacturing/Process Supervisor | Policy Analyst | Commodities/Stock Trader | 



BSc in Agricultural/Food Business Management Majors

Agricultural Business Management
Prepare yourself for a career in agricultural management by gaining insight to business theory and agricultural science. This major offer a variety of educational opportunities:
  • Develop expertise in both the science and business of agriculture;
  • Gain the business management skills needed to operate effectively in the industry;
  • Prepare for a management career in the agri-food industry;
  • Access a range of courses within our faculty and within the Alberta School of Business;
  • Students are encouraged to participate in the ALES Internship Program or the School of Business Co-op Program.
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Food Business Management
PBecome a leader in the food business by equipping yourself with the tools needed for success in management. Take advantage of this major's range of educational opportunities:
  • Develop expertise in both the science and business of the food industry;
  • Gain business management skills needed to operate effectively in the industry;
  • Prepare for a management career in the agri-food industry;
  • Take advantage of courses within our faculty and within the Alberta School of Business;
  • Students are encouraged to participate in the ALES Internship Program or the School of Business Co-op Program.
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