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TCAT Covington is excited to announce our new program, Digital Agronomy, will begin on September 1, 2020!

Please CLICK HERE to complete the student interest form to receive additional informaiton about our Digital Agronomy program.

The Digital Agronomy program will prepare individuals for the future of Ag technology. Students will gain a foundation in both conventional and regenerative agricultural practices, with a focus on 21st century technology. Instructional methods include classroom lecture, videos, audio and video conferencing, virtual and live work projects on actual farms.

The program is 12 months in length (3 trimesters)

Students will earn the following awards:

Digital Agronomy Helper                     Certificate (432 hrs)
Digital Agronomy Junior Assistant    Certificate (864 hrs)
FAA Drone Pilot License                     Certificate (864 hrs)
Digital Agronomy Assistant                Diploma (1296 hrs)

Students will receive training in:

  • Agriculture Fundamentals
  • Agriculture Technology
  • Social Sciences 
  • Business and Management

 

Estimated Tuition: Per Term: $1312 | Per Year: $3936 - Does not include books, uniforms, or other supplies.

Potential Employment Opportunities:

After Trimester 1

• Farm Operations Helper

• Livestock Helper

• Lawn Care Technician

• Greenhouse Assistant

• Golf Course Assistant

After Trimester 2

• Farm Operations Assistant

• Irrigation Installer

• Crop Scout

• Landscape Installer

• Nursery Assistant

• Turf Management Assistant

After Trimester 3

• Digital Agronomy Assistant

• Drone Pilot

• Landscape Entrepreneur

• Nursery Manager

• Irrigation Technician

• Seed & Crop Sales

Financial Aid is available to those that qualify.

Please CLICK HERE to complete the student interest form to receive additional informaiton about our Digital Agronomy program.