Lakeland College

Crop Technology

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Program Information

School:Lakeland College
Faculty:Agricultural Sciences
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Crop Production
Description:

Chart your success in the high-tech world of crop production and marketing. Gain knowledge and skills through agronomy, production, precision farming and financial management classes. Your learning isn’t confined to classrooms. You’ll learn in the field, by going to industry events and by hearing from local producers.



Your real world learning comes after your first year. You choose between:


  • an industry practicum
  • the Student-Managed Farm – Powered by New Holland
  • Whatever your choice, you’ll put theory into practice. You’ll have the chance to evaluate agronomic, marketing and financial decisions in real world situations.
  • URL:Crop Technology at Lakeland College
    Length:2 Year(s)
    Cost per year:*
    International: $16,861

    This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program, and includes the cost of books, supplies, and field trips.
    Careers:Agricultural and Fish Products Inspectors

    Admission Requirements

    Prerequisites:*

    These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    •  Grade12 English 
    •  Grade11 Mathematics 
    •  Grade11 Science  or  Grade11 Biology  or  Grade11 Chemistry  or  Grade11 Physics 

    Applicants are required to have a high school diploma with a minimum 50% in: English 30-1 or 65% in English 30-2; Math 20-1 or Math 20-2; and one of Biology 20, Chemistry 20, Physics 20 or Science 20.

    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80]
    Application Notes : Lakeland College classes are taught in English, so you'll need adequate written and oral English skills to be admitted to one of our programs regardless of your citizenship status or country of origin. If English is your second language, you must show English proficiency through one of the following: 1. Meeting program admission requirements, 2. Admission by special status, or 3. An acceptable score on one of: TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) - minimum of 86 on the iBT exam and a minimum score of 21 in each of the four tested areas. If your program requires spoken language proficiency you will need a minimum of 26 points in the speaking component; IELTS (International English Language Testing System) - minimum score of 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 on each band score; CAEL (Canadian Assessment of English Language) - minimum score of 60 overall with at least 60 on each band score; MELAB (Michigan English Assessment Battery) - minimum score of 80 with no component less than 76. Must include the speaking test.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 30, 2020