Department of Agricultural Sciences and Engineering Technology

Agricultural Sciences and Engineering Technology Department is the WINNER of the...

Most Original Homecoming Decoration

"Saving the World, One Ear of Corn at a Time!"


Let's RODEO! Come out and support these Bearkat Cowboys and Cowgirls!



This year the scholarship deadline is 

NOVEMBER 1, 2016

Click here for the Scholarships 4Kats application

The Fred Pirkle Building is Taking Shape!

Pirkle Progress

Preserving a Legacy...While Preparing for Tomorrow

Fred Pirkle Engineering Technology Center- Expected Completion Spring 2017
Vision with a Purpose

Pirkle Engineering Technology Center Construction Update  : September 7th, 2015

Pirkle Center Presentation- includes design and layout of floors.

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About the Department's Programs

The Agricultural Sciences program has multiple educational centers and complexes. The Horticulture Center has two greenhouses and laboratory facilities for floral design. The Agricultural Engineering Technology Center provides students with hands-on experience in metal fabrication, electricity and electronics, hydraulics, structures, alternative energy resources, and soil and water conservation. The 1,740-acre Gibbs Ranch Education and Research Facility, located north of campus on Highway 75, serves as a living laboratory for all aspects of agricultural and natural resource management.

Industrial Sciences encompasses diverse programs which prepare students for a wide variety of careers in many important fields. Programs include design and development, industrial education, industrial safety management, construction management, and electronics.

Contact Info

Department of Agricultural Sciences and Engineering Technology
Sam Houston State University
Box 2088
Huntsville TX 77341