Agriculture- Plant and Soil Science

A.S. Degree

Communication 9 hours
  ENGL 1010 Composition I 3 hours  
  ENGL 1020 Composition II 3 hours  
  SPCH 1010 Fundamentals of Speech Comm. or other approved speech/communication course 3 hours  
Humanities and/or Fine Arts (at least one course in literature) 9 hours
Social/Behavioral Sciences 6 hours
  ECON 2010 or ECON 2020 Macroeconomics or Microeconomics 3 hours  
  Additional Course from Approved Institutional List 3 hours  
History 6 hours
Natural Sciences 8 hours
  BIOL 1110 General Biology I 4 hours  
  BIOL 1120 General Biology II 4 hours  
Mathematics 3 hours

 

MATH 1530: Introductory Statistics  3 hours  
General Education Total 41 hours

  CHEM 1110 General Chemistry I 4 hours  
  CHEM 1120 General Chemistry II 4 hours  
  AGRI 1050 Introduction to Soil Science 3-4 hours  
  AGRI 1020 Introduction to Animal Science 3-4 hours  
  AGRI 1030 Introduction to Plant Science 3-4 hours  
 

General Electives

0-2 hours  
Area of Emphasis Total 19-20 hours
   
Agriculture-Plant and Soil Science Total 60-61 hours

 

Curricular Map

 

Agriculture - Plant & Soil Science (Major) ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE (Degree)
 
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
HOURS
SEMESTER & COURSES CREDIT
HOURS
Semester 1 (Fall)   Semester 2 (Spring)  
English 1010: Composition I 3 English 1020: Composition II 3
BIOL 1110: General Biology I 4 BIOL 1120: General Biology II 4
MATH 1530: Introductory Statistics  3 ECON 2010 Macroeconomics or ECON 2020 Microeconomics 3
AGRI 1020: Introduction to Animal Science 3 or 4 History 3
    AGRI 1030: Introduction to Plant Science 3 or 4
 
Subtotal Semester 1 13-14 Subtotal Semester 2 16-17
 
Semester 3 (Fall)   Semester 4 (Spring)  
Literature 3 CHEM 1120: General Chemistry II 4
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 Humanities/Fine Arts 3
CHEM 1110: General Chemistry I 4  Approved General Education Speech/Communication Elective 3
History 3 Social/Behavioral Science 3 to 5
AGRI 1050: Introduction to Soil Science 3 or 4  Electives (unspecified)  0-2
 
Subtotal Semester 3 16 - 17 Subtotal Semester 4 13 - 15
 
    Total Credit Hours 60
 
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