Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture: Academic Subject Certificate
The ASC in Plant Biology and Tropical Agriculture is designed to provide plant science and laboratory knowledge and skills to facilitate employment or further education in agricultural businesses.
Program Learning Outcomes
After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Provide education and training for students to succeed in Hawai'i's diversified agriculture and biotechnology workforce.
- Assist students transferring to four-year institutions majoring in plant biology, tropical agriculture and natural resource management.
- Stimulate entrepreneurship in diversified agriculture.
Academic Subject Certificate (ASC) Info at a Glance
Academic Subject Certificate (ASC)
Students will be recruited via outreach to high schools and employers and will meet the admissions requirements for Leeward CC. Advising and counseling will be done by faculty with input from an advisory committee made up of representatives from agribusiness employers.