General Objectives

The BSA program aims to educate students in the scientific habit of thought and entrepreneurial skills and prepare them to become globally competitive professionals with entry-level competencies in technical agriculture.  The program emphasizes the processes and techniques of identifying, diagnosing and analyzing problems and in designing, packaging and applying technologies needed in the development and conservation of the agriculture and food system resources. 

Specific Objectives

  1. Identify the latest developments in the specific field of practice;
  2. Communicate effectively using both English and Filipino;
  3. Work effectively in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams;
  4. Act in recognition of professional, social, and ethical responsibilities;
  5. Preserve and promote “Filipino historical and cultural heritage”;
  6. Generate and share knowledge relevant to specific fields in the study of agriculture;
  7. Formulate and implement agricultural development plans and programs;
  8. Apply the scientific methods in knowledge generation and knowledge application;
  9. Apply the concepts of agricultural productivity and sustainability in the context of national, regional, and global developments;
  10. Conduct agricultural production, post-production, and entrepreneurial activities;
  11. Implement sound agricultural technologies to various clients and in the manpower development for agriculture
  12. Employ relevant tools in information technology in solving agriculture-related problems;
  13. Employ leadership skills to motivate others to participate actively in various activities