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Agribusiness Dairy Technician

Share 31-006-5 Technical Diploma (TD) 30 Credits Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Appleton

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

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Dairy technicians play an important role in the dairy industry. Today’s high-tech livestock and dairy business requires special training and education. Learn to manage a dairy herd with skills like artificial insemination, sire selection, reproduction, nutrition and ration balancing, and herd health. You’ll also learn records management, commodity marketing and agribusiness management. Hands-on instruction will prepare you for a career in dairy production.


Career Opportunities


  • Artificial Insemination Technician
  • Assistant Herdsman
  • Herd Feeding Technician
  • Milking Technician
  • Parlor Manager

Estimated Program Cost


Agribusiness Dairy Technician

This program will cost about $4,303.50*
based on current tuition and fees.

Additional materials and supplies will cost
about $50.00*.

* Tuition and fees are subject to change.
  Costs may not include books or all materials and supplies.

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Agribusiness Dairy Technician

Term Availability
Fall 2014
Spring 2015
Summer 2015
Fall 2015

Depending on program enrollment and prerequisite requirements, there may be a wait for some program courses.

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Admissions Requirements

Skills Assessment

An academic skills assessment is required for admission into this program; learn more at www.fvtc.edu/Assessment.

Credit Transfer Options

They're your credits. Take them with you!

Whether you’re an incoming student, transferring to another two-year college or pursuing your bachelor’s degree, we make it easy for you to seamlessly transfer your credits. With full accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, we offer credit transfer agreements with more than 65 two-and four-year colleges.

Transfer In

Many students come to Fox Valley Tech with credits they’ve already earned, either while in high school or at other colleges and universities. It’s also possible to be granted credit for career-related knowledge and skills you’ve already mastered.

Transfer Out

Is a four-year degree in your future? Save time and money by starting here. You can earn your associate degree at Fox Valley Tech, then apply your credits toward a bachelor’s degree. Or easily transfer your credits to other two-year colleges.

Program Outcomes
  • Create a livestock management plan.
  • Apply relevant technologies.
  • Investigate opportunities in agribusiness.
  • Interact as a professional in agribusiness.
  • Apply economic and marketing strategies to agribusiness industry.
Undecided?

Still undecided about your major or exploring your career options? Check out these resources to identify your personality traits, values, abilities and interests – important considerations when choosing a career. You’ll also find details about scheduling a college visit and contact information for our career counselors if you’d like more personal assistance. We’re here to help you explore your options.



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Start anywhere. Many credits can apply toward future programs, so you can get the right training at the right time in your career.

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