Department Overview

BioResource & Agricultural Engineering Department 

Undergraduate Majors

Undergraduate Minors

Master's of Science, Graduate Programs


Agricultural Systems Management (ASM)

With the Agricultural Systems Management (ASM) major, students combine hands-on experience in agricultural technology with practical training in the business and management aspects of agriculture within a curriculum that is recognized by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineering.  In addition to the hands-on courses in the department, students may take enough business and management classes to earn a minor in Agribusiness.






BioResource and Agricultural Engineering (BRAE)

The BRAE Department's BioResource and Agricultural Engineering (BRAE) major offers answers for students who want to be problem solvers. 

Today's high-tech agricultural industries are looking for graduates who can engineer solutions to the problems of resources and systems as well as for those who can manage advanced technologies. 

The bioresource/agriculture engineer represents the most general type of engineer, adept at utilizing electrical and mechanical energy sources, water resources, and designing structural units.


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