Graduates of the Agriculture programs at Marcus Oldham are generally well sought after and have enjoyed a great range of employment opportunities.
Graduates have developed businesses or careers in plant and animal production systems including, cereals, oilseeds, coarse grains, fibres, seed production, orchards, vineyards, vegetable production, beef, wool, lamb, dairy, pigs, poultry and many other production systems. The course at Marcus Oldham provides both theoretical and practical application of content dealing with a systems based approach to the operation of a farming business.
In addition to managing their own agricultural production operations our graduates have established successful careers in the management of corporate farming business for both national and international entities.
The Bachelor of Business (Agriculture) provides the graduate with an in depth understanding of the key profit drivers of agricultural businesses and how to assist other businesses maximise their returns.
Using this mix of theory and practice, our graduates have developed careers in finance, investment analysis, corporate farm management, investment decision making, commodity marketing, farm consultancy and many other agriculture related industries. Success in these fields has been achieved by positively utilising business management, corporate decision making, marketing structures and industry knowledge learned at Marcus Oldham. Graduates have been successful in gaining high profile positions or starting their own businesses all over Australia and internationally.