Explore your options to gain a competitive edge from one of the nation's leaders in agricultural education and research. Colorado State University offers flexible online programs that prepare you to successfully tackle current and future agriculture industry challenges.
CSU's online agriculture programs provide the academic rigor, value, and convenience that you need to move forward in your agricultural career. Each program can be tailored to meet your specific goals.
Online Agriculture Degrees
Learn to effectively manage behind-the-scenes operations and strategically enhance the viability of your agricultural business. This Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Business prepares you for a wide range of exciting options including careers with agricultural business firms in production, management, or sales.
Develop an understanding of both the science and business of plant cultivation. This online bachelor's in horticulture trains you in plant identification, pest management, and controlled environmental agriculture, as well as finance, marketing, and economics.
Meet the growing demand for sustainable resource management in today's rural and urban communities. This online master's degree combines the same rigorous training as on-campus courses, with high levels of interaction between faculty and students. You will participate in directed hands-on, problem-solving experiences that apply to real-life land management scenarios.
Agriculture Certificate and Training Programs
Build the knowledge and skills to implement more environmentally sustainable practices in your international community development work. Designed for military, government, and NGO workers, this online program offers courses in sustainable agriculture, urban horticulture, animal production systems, and other agricultural topics.
Based on the Colorado Master Gardener℠ curriculum, the CSU Extension Certified Gardener Program is your opportunity to learn essential gardening techniques, and become an authority for sharing your gardening know-how. Designed to be flexible and structured around your needs, this training allows you to earn digital badges by taking individual courses, groups of courses, or completing the full program.
Prepare for qualifying examinations required to work in private and commercial seed laboratories as a Registered Seed Technologist or in state and federal laboratories as a Certified Seed Analyst. Online courses cover seed anatomy, germination, purity, and more.