Sep 18, 2021  
Butler 2019-20 Catalog 
Butler 2019-20 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Livestock Management and Merchandising (AAS)

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Program Information

Transfer to a four-year institution and/or operate the family farm/ranch. More than 40 agriculture courses in the areas of animal science, agribusiness, farm and ranch management, crops and soils, pre-veterinary medicine and livestock production management allow students to focus on their areas of interest. Butler has a state-of-the-art Agriculture facility complete with modern classrooms, computer lab, activity space, and learning labs. Butler’s Agriculture instructors and Livestock Judging teams are nationally recognized.

Butler Community College is committed to flexible pathways for our student’s success. Courses are offered in varying delivery formats; face-to-face, blended and online. When reviewing this pathway, please check the Class Schedule to identify which format the course is offered to make sure you are selecting the delivery modality that fits your needs.


Visit with Ag faculty to determine the course sequences that meet your specific needs. Enroll early as classes tend to fill quickly. Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should include a chemistry and biology course.

Contact Information

Joe Leibbrandt
Department Chair
Office: 1412

Second Term: 17 Credit Hours

Third Term: 16-17 Credit Hours

Fourth Term: 14-15 Credit Hours

Total Degree Pathway Credit Hours: 62-64

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