High school students, parents and dealers from across the Southeastern United States attended South Georgia Technical College’s (SGTC) John Deere Agricultural Technology Open House held recently in the college’s John Deere Ag Technology lab and classrooms.

SGTC’s agricultural technology is an associate degree program. It is a combination of classroom and cooperative education training. The classroom and related instruction was designed jointly with industry to provide student with theoretical, technical, and general academic knowledge needed to succeed in the agricultural equipment servicing industry.

The cooperative work phase is supervised and evaluated.

Graduates receive an associate of applied science degree and find employment as technicians, parts managers or sales and service personnel.

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