Agribusiness
Ogeechee Technical College
 

 

Meet the Faculty


BILL WORTHINGTON

Agribusiness Instructor

Office: Rm 1
Natural Resources Bldg
912.688.6034
bworthington@ogeecheetech.edu

Bill Worthington began teaching at Ogeechee Technical College in 2012. He teaches courses required for the Agribusiness degree, diploma, and two certificates. Bill holds a Master of Agricultural Leadership degree from the University of Georgia and a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Berry College. Bill has been involved in many phases of agriculture since his graduation from Berry. He has raised row crops and beef cattle as well as operated a farm management company, which included a real estate brokerage focusing on agricultural property. Bill also owned and operated a farm supply store. Bill currently maintains a small herd of beef cattle on his farm in Evans County. Bill is married to Kathy and has one daughter, Rachel.

Objectives

  1. Provide a learning environment that emphasizes important traits of successful employees.

  2. Create an appreciation for the agricultural industry in Georgia, the United States and the world.

  3. To prepare Agribusiness graduates for employment in the business of agriculture.

 

 
 
 
 
 
   

Programs of Study


Agribusiness AAS Degree*
Agribusiness Diploma*
Agribusiness Policy Specialist Certificate
Precision Agriculture Specialist Certificate
Sustainable Small Farm Technician

*Denotes Title IV eligible program (PELL).


Program Purpose Statement


The mission of the Ogeechee Technical College Agribusiness Program is to meet the education and training needs of the agribusiness community and regional employment markets by preparing individual students for competent employment in various sectors of the agricultural economy.


Program Courses


AGRB 1100 - Introduction to Agribusiness
AGRB 1110 - Agribusiness Management
AGRB 1120 - Leadership in Agribusiness
AGRB 1150 - Agricultural Finance and Credit
AGRB 2100 - Agribusiness Marketing
AGRB 2110 - Farm Organization and Management
AGRB 2130 - Agricultural Policy
AGRB 2140 - Issues of Agriculture and Natural Resources
AGRB 2200 - Principles of Agronomy
AGRB 2250 - Survey of the Animal Industry
AGRB 2300 - Precision Agricultural Systems
AGRB 2800 - Agribusiness Internship



Gainful Employment Disclosures:


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