Agriculture, Agricultural Technology and Systems Management (ATSM) track, BS

120 hrs. + 3 hrs. PE = 123

 

First Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

ENGL 1101 - Composition I  

3

ENGL 1102 - Composition II

 

3

MATH 1112 - Trigonometry 

3

AENG 2100 - Problem Solving in Agricultural Technology and Systems Management (ATSM) 

3

AENG 1100 - Introduction to Agricultural Technology and Systems Management (ATSM) 

3

AENT 1113 - Power Equipment 

3

Lab Science Requirement 

4

Lab Science Requirement

 

4

POLS 1101 - American Government 

3

HIST211x - U.S. History 

3

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

16

 

Milestones: MATH 1112ENGL 1101ENGL 1102AENG 1100AENG 2100, and AENT 1113 require “C” or better. Students should maintain ≥2.0 GPA.  Serious consideration should be given to finding an agriculturally-related summer job.  Club involvement to improve discipline knowledge, networking and leadership skills should be considered.  Attend Career Connections.

 

Second Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

AENG 1109 - Engineering Graphics 

3

AENG 3113 - Agricultural Machinery Systems 

3

Area D Elective 

3

Area E Elective (ECON 2105)

3

AECO 1150 - Introduction to Agribusiness Management 

3

AGRY 2020 - Soils and Fertilizers 

3

AGRP 1125 - Fundamentals of Plant Protection 

3

HORT 2201 - Principles of Plant Science 

3

ASLH 2010 - Introduction to Animal Science 

3

AECO 2200 - Agricultural Records 

3

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

15

TOTAL

15

 

Milestones: AECO 1150AGRY 2020AECO 2200, and AGRP 1125 require “C” or better. Students should maintain ≥2.0 GPA Students are now eligible to complete a for-credit internship.  Consult with an advisor to determine which internship course and location is appropriate.  Seek opportunities to network within the agricultural industry. Attend Career Connections.

 

Second Year Summer

AGRI 4790A - Agricultural Internship  - 3-hour Internship (elective) OR

AGRI 4791 - Agricultural Internship  - 6-hour internship (required for the degree)

 

Third Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

AENT 3200 - Drainage, Irrigation, and Erosion Control 

3

AENG 3500 - Electrical Systems and Electronics 

3

AENG 3400 - Surveying and Introduction to Global Positioning Systems (GPS) 

3

AENG 3300 - Precision Agriculture 

3

Area E Elective (ECON 2106)

3

Production Elective 

3

Communication Requirement 

3

ENGL21xx - Literature 

3

Fine Arts Requirement 

3

AGRI 2209 - Agricultural Seminar 

1

 

 

Ag Elective  

3

TOTAL

15

TOTAL

16

 

Milestones: Investigate and secure an internship opportunity in an area of interest.  Continue seeking opportunities to improve discipline knowledge, networking and leadership skills.  Attend Career Connections.

 

Third Year Summer

AGRI 4790A - Agricultural Internship - 3-hour Internship (elective) OR

AGRI 4791 - Agricultural Internship - 6-hour internship (required for the degree)

 

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

AENG 4300 - Spatial Data Analysis in Agriculture 

3

AENG 4200 - Advanced Irrigation Systems Management 

3

AECO 3430 - Agricultural Financial Management 

3

AECO 4100 - Agribusiness Management 

3

PHED11xx - Activity PE excludes PHED 1100 Health & Wellness 

1

Ag Elective

 

3

PHED 1100 - Health & Wellness 

2

Ag Elective

 

3

Ag Elective

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

12

TOTAL

12

 

Milestones: 1 If both the three and six-hour internships have been completed, students do not need to take the Ag Elective 3* or 4* in the fall semester. Attend Career Connections.