Department of Agricultural Sciences

It is our pleasure to welcome you to the Department of Agricultural Sciences. We are committed to providing students outstanding training in teaching, research and service areas related to agriculture. Faculty and staff within the Department are dedicated to preparing students for success in the marketplace after graduation.

Students can develop their academic interests while pursuing a BS degree with concentrations in Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics, Animal Science, Plant & Soil Science and Pre-Veterinary Medicine. Students are also encouraged to participate in the many co- and extracurricular activities aimed at providing invaluable leadership and personal development skills. These activities include our Chancellor’s Apprenticeship program, JAGS in AG, Jagriculture, Minorities in Agriculture Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS), Ag Sciences Club and Animal Science Pre-Vet Club.

We realize that you have options in higher education, and we hope that you will make the Southern University Department of Agricultural Sciences your "First Choice" for obtaining your college education. Thanks for visiting our web pages, and please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or to set up a visit of our campus.