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The mission of the School of Agriculture and Natural Resources is to engage, teach, coach, mentor, and provide relevant experiences to students so as to prepare exceptional graduates for service to the professions in agriculture and forest resources.

The School of Agriculture and Natural Resources is committed to providing a high quality educational experience to all of our students. We offer small class sizes, high quality instructors and many opportunities for hands-on learning.

Students can earn Bachelor of  Science (B.S.) or Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees.

For more information on the School of Agriculture and Natural Resources programs contact:

Kathy Cooper
Senior Administrative Assistant
Ag Science #135
229 391-4790


FFA National Secretary Kalie Hall

“If you want to live, learn, and serve in a community of passionate leaders, choose ABAC.”

Ag Classic

The Ag Classic is an exciting event hosted every year. Learn more information about this years event. | More »

Rural Studies Program

ABAC is pleased to announce its new degree program in Rural Studies. The interdisciplinary Liberal Arts degree includes four major areas of study that combine traditional classroom internships to give students a broad theoretical and practical understanding of rural problems. Learn more about this innovative program.

Funding Your Education

ABAC seeks to make education affordable and accessible to anyone who has the desire to learn. There are many financial aid and scholarship opportunities available on the Funding My Education page.

Ariel Battle- Ocilla, Ga.

“My honors classes offer an encouraging environment for thinking and creativity. I feel like the honors program is my college family away from home.”

Lindsey Partridge–Bushnell, FL

Lindsey was selected to present her research on green roofing at the Southern Regional Honors Conference in Savannah, GA: March 2014.

Honors Orientation 2016

ABAC’s Honors Program Welcomed 78 New Freshman
for Fall of 2016

Honors Professors

The W. Bruce and Rosalyn Ray Donaldson Awards for Advising and Teaching were awarded to Dr. Cyndy Hall (director of the honors program) and Dr. James Galt-Brown (history professor in the Honors program) on April 6, 2016 for the 2015-2016 school year.

Jake Vagott–Warner Robins, GA

Jake Vagott, an honors program student  from Warner Robins, GA was the W. Bruce and Rosalyn Ray Donaldson student award winner for 2016.  The award recognizes superior scholarship, leadership, and service.

Jennifer Richter–Snellville, GA

Jennifer with her sweet potato plants after presenting a poster on Phytophthora Capsici at the Georgia Collegiate Honors Conference in Augusta, GA. (Feb. 2016)

Jana Register–Hahira, GA

Leaders on campus:  Jana Register, a Rural Studies major in the honors program, is a member of ABAC’s Student Government.  She was elected as the Senator for the School of Liberal Arts, 2016-2017.