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Ranch Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #1262 (BCR) Fort Worth, TX, United States
Shape the future of the world’s agriculture.Learn to manage a broad range of global assets in an ecologically and economically sound way while conserving and improving resources. As a Ranch Management major from Texas Christian University, you’ll learn how to make critical decisions that are economically and ecologically sound. 
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Texas Christian University’s professional training will help you meet the evolving challenges of a career in agricultural resource management.

Our highly regarded Ranch Management program will allow you to take advantage of the latest techniques from a new breed of high-tech, business-savvy agricultural resource managers. 

You’ll learn proven practices and principles of the ranching industry through intensive classroom instruction and extensive work in the field, touring agricultural operations and getting firsthand knowledge from people working in the ranching industry.

Career Prospects

In the past several decades, career opportunities for agricultural resource managers have rapidly expanded to include not only ranch management but also diverse areas such as commodity investment, agricultural marketing and international agricultural trade.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding the Earth
  • Soil & Water Conservation
  • Animal Nutrition & Feeding
  • Marketing of Livestock & Meat
  • Forage Production & Use

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

In addition to demonstrating a basic knowledge of the agriculture industry, applicants must submit:

  • Certificate program application
  • Handwritten applicant autobiography
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • High school transcript and/or college transcript
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51572 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    51572 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51572 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Fort Worth

  • 1071 - 1680 USD/month
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