Agriculture, Crop Production 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 1111 - College Algebra 

3

AGRP 1125 - Fundamentals of Plant Protection 

3

HORT 2201 - Principles of Plant Science 

3

AENT 1113 - Power Equipment 

3

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

4

POLS 1101 - American Government 

3

HIST211x - U.S. History 

3

PHED 1100 - Health & Wellness 

2

 

 

PHED11xx - Activity PE   

1

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

15

 

Milestones: MathBIOL 1107/LEnglishAGRP 1125, 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 Term

Hrs

ASLH 2010 - Introduction to Animal Science 

3

 

AGRI 2209 - Agricultural Seminar 

1

SCIE 1005 - Environmental Science  / SCIE 1005L - Environmental Science Laboratory 

4

AGRY 3510 - Soil Management 

3

AGRY 2020 - Soils and Fertilizers 

3

AECO 2200 - Agricultural Records 

3

ENGL21xx - Literature 

3

AECO 2260 - Introduction to Agricultural Marketing 

3

COMM 1100 - Human Communication

 

3

Area D - Elective 

3

TOTAL

16

TOTAL

13

 

Milestones: AGRY 2020AECO 2200, and AECO 2260 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 - 3-hour Internship (elective) OR

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

 

Third Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

AECO 1150 - Introduction to Agribusiness Management 

3

 

AECO 3410 - Commodity Marketing 

3

AGRP 3320 - Plant Disease Management 

3

AENG 3300 - Precision Agriculture 

3

AGRP 3240 - Weed Management 

3

Area E - Elective 

3

Ag Elective - 1xxx or 2xxx    

3

Area C - Elective 

3

Ag Elective - 1xxx or 2xxx

 

3

ECON 2106 - Principles of Microeconomics 

3

TOTAL

15

TOTAL

15

 

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 hours (elective) OR

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

 

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Hrs

 

Spring Semester

Hrs

 

AECO 3430 - Agricultural Financial Management 

3

AGRP 4422 - Insect Pest Management 

3

AGRY 3030 - Field Crop Production  

3

Ag Elective - 1xxx or 2xxx

 

3

Ag Elective - 1xxx or 2xxx 

3

HORT 3033 - Fruit and Vegetable Production 

3

Area E - Elective 

3

AECO 3800 - Food and Agricultural Marketing 

3

Ag Elective - 3xxx or 4xxx  

3

 

 

TOTAL

15

TOTAL

12

 

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