Agriculture, Animal Science 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

Area C Elective  

3

ASLH 2010 - Introduction to Animal Science 

3

AENT 1113 - Power Equipment 

3

BIOL 1107 - Principles of Biology IBIOL 1107L - Principles of Biology I Laboratory 

3/1

BIOL 1108 - Principles of Biology II BIOL 1108L - Principles of Biology II Laboratory 

3

HIST211x - U.S. History 

3

PHED 1100 - Health & Wellness 

2

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

15

 

Milestones: MATH 1112BIOL 1107/BIOL 1107L,ENGL 1101ENGL 1102 and ASLH 2010 require “C” or better. ≥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

HORT 2201 - Principles of Plant Science

 

3

AGRI 2209 - Agricultural Seminar 

1

CHEM 1211 - Principles of Chemistry I/CHEM 1211L - Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory 

3/1

CHEM 1212 - Principles of Chemistry II/CHEM 1212L - Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory 

3/1

AGRY 2020 - Soils and Fertilizers 

3

AECO 2200 - Agricultural Records 

3

ENGL21xx - Literature 

3

AGRP 1125 - Fundamentals of Plant Protection 

3

COMM 1100 - Human Communication 

3

POLS 1101 - American Government 

3

 

 

PHED11xx - Activity PE excludes PHED 1100 Health & Wellness 

1

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

15

 

Milestones: AECO 2200 and HORT 2201 require “C” or better. ≥2.0 GPA You are now eligible to complete a for-credit internship.  Consult with your advisor to determine if an internship course and location is appropriate.  Seek opportunities to network within the agricultural industry. Attend Career Connections.

 

Third Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

AECO 1150 - Introduction to Agribusiness Management 

3

CHEM 2041 - Fundamental Organic Chemistry II/CHEM 2041L - Fundamental Organic Chemistry II Laboratory 

3/1

CHEM 2040 - Fundamental Organic Chemistry I/CHEM 2040L - Fundamental Organic Chemistry I Laboratory 

3/1

Elective 3*** or 4***

 

3

Elective 3*** or 4***

 

3

Area E Elective (ECON 2106 preferred)

3

Area E Elective 

3

Elective 3*** or 4*** 
(e.g., ASLH 4217 - Equine Exercise Physiology)

3

Elective 3*** or 4***
(e.g., ASLH 3120 - Herd Health)

 

3

 

 

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

13

 

Milestones: AECO 1150 requires a “C” or better. Investigate and secure an internship opportunity in your area of interest.  Continue seeking opportunities to improve discipline knowledge, networking and leadership skills.  Attend Career Connections.

 

Third Year Summer

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

 

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

BIOL 3100 - Introductory Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 

4

BIOL 3200K - Genetics OR
BIOL 3500K - Introductory Microbiology OR
BIOL 3850K - Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy 

 

4

Elective 3*** or 4***

 

3

Elective 3*** or 4***
(e.g., ASLH 3110 - Food Animal Evaluation and Selection)

 

3

BIOL 3200K - Genetics OR
BIOL 3500K - Introductory Microbiology OR
BIOL 3850K - Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy 

 

4

Elective 3*** or 4*** OR
BIOL 4250K - Animal Physiology 

 

3-4

Elective 3*** or 4*** 
(e.g., ASLH 3217 - Equine Production Management)

 

3

 Elective 3*** or 4***
(e.g., ASLH 4110 - Meat Production, Processing and Marketing)

 

3

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

14

TOTAL

13-14