Agricultural Science Pathway

  • Green Tech Academy logo The Comprehensive Agriculture Pathway courses are designed to prepare students for successful careers and a lifetime of informed choices in the global agriculture, food, and natural resources systems. 

    Your Options

    • Transfer program available at Olathe West High School (Green Tech Academy)

Career Opportunities

    • Agriculture Extension Agent
    • Agricultural and Food Science Technician
    • Agronomist
    • Botanist
    • Conservation Officer
    • Crop Advisor
    • Ecologist
    • Entomologist
    • Environmental Compliance Officer
    • Environmental Engineer
    • Ethanol Engineer
    • Forest and Conservation Technician
    • Golf Course Superintendent
    • Hydrologist
    • Irrigation Specialist
    • Landscaping Manager
    • Plant Geneticist
    • Plant Pathologist
    • Precision Agriculture Specialist
    • Research Technician/Manager
    • Soil Scientist

Sequence of Courses

Course Title Academy/Program Grade Level Pathway Level Credit
Animal Science I: Introduction to Agriculture OATC 11-12 Introductory 1.0
Investigations in Green Tech 21st Century: Green Tech 9-10 Introductory 0.5
Horticulture I 10-12 Technical 0.5
Horticulture II 10-12 Technical 0.5
Plant and Animal Science 21st Century: Green Tech 11-12 Technical 1.0
Sustainable Resource management 21st Century: Green Tech 10-11 Technical 1.0
Green Tech Senior Capstone - Ag Entrepreneurship 21st Century: Green Tech 12 Application 1.0
Green Tech Senior Capstone - Ag Internship 21st Century: Green Tech 12 Application 1.0
Green Tech Senior Capstone - Sustainability 21st Century: Green Tech 12 Application 1.0

Credit Info - Agriculture

  • To be considered a CTE Completer in the pathway, students must complete 3.0 credits within the course sequence and earn an industry recognized, comprehensive certification or pass a third-party, end-of-Pathway assessment. At least 2.0 of the required 3.0 required credits must be a combination of technical and application level courses.

    Offered at: Olathe West - 21st Century Green Tech Academy

High School and Graduation Planning