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Dr. Mary Hensley, Chancellor of the Blinn College District, shared a districtwide update on October 21, 2020. For more information regarding Blinn's comprehensive COVID-19 health and safety plan, please see our Back With Blinn web page.

Agricultural Sciences

Feed Your Passion. Grow in Your Career.

The Agricultural Sciences Program is one of the fastest-growing and largest divisions in the Blinn College District. Agricultural Sciences is an academically driven program providing accredited courses that can lead to an associate degree and transfer to major universities. Blinn has one of the most active extracurricular programs in the state, including livestock judging, the Agriculture Club, wildlife, agriculture mechanics, horticulture, and agricultural sciences.

Which Track is Right for You?


Why Choose Blinn?

  • Blinn's Agricultural Sciences Program is approximately four times the size of any other two-year agricultural program in the state and offers agriculture classes on all of its campuses, with the W.J. “Bill” Rankin Agricultural Complex serving as the program’s hub. Blinn is an active member of the Agriculture Consortium of Texas and maintains close associations with department heads and representatives from all Texas agriculture universities to ensure a smooth transition for students.
  • Graduates of Blinn’s Agricultural Sciences Program are qualified to work in a variety of careers in the agricultural sciences industry. Duties may range from measuring and analyzing the quality of food and agricultural products, teaching agricultural science courses at the secondary and postsecondary level, and researching ways to improve the efficiency and safety of agricultural establishments and products.
  • Demand for agricultural science graduates is expected to grow as research into agricultural production methods and techniques continues to increase. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, agricultural and food science technicians earn a median pay of $41,230 per year and agricultural and food scientists earn a median pay of $65,160 per year.
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Jonathan Ryan Crowl is a member of Blinn's livestock judging team