Crop Science (B.S.Pl.Sc.)

Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3) and:

BIOL 115Cells & the Evolution of Life3
BIOL 115LCells and the Evolution of Life Laboratory1
PLSC 102The Science of Plants in Agriculture3
PLSC 400Seminar1
SOIL 205The Soil Ecosystem3
AGED 406Exploring International Agriculture3
or POLS 441 Genes and Justice: Comparative Biotechnology Policy Formation
Select one of the following:4-5
Introductory Microbiology
and Introductory Microbiology Laboratory
General Microbiology
and General Microbiology Lab
Select one of the following:4
Introduction to Chemistry
and Introduction to Chemistry Laboratory
Principles of Chemistry I
and Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory
Select one of the following:3
Persuasive Writing
Business Writing
Environmental Writing
Technical Writing
Select one of the following:4-5
Pre-calculus Algebra and Analytic Geometry
Survey of Calculus
Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
Select one of the following:3
Undergraduate Research in Plant Science
Directed Study
Crop Science Courses
CHEM 275Carbon Compounds3
CHEM 276Carbon Compounds Lab1
ENT 322General and Applied Entomology4
GENE 314General Genetics3
PLSC 207Introduction to Biotechnology3
PLSC 338Weed Control4
PLSC 401Plant Physiology3
PLSC 407Field Crop Production3
PLP 415Plant Pathology3
PLSC 438Pesticides in the Environment3
PLSC 446Plant Breeding3
PLSC 480Field Trip1
SOIL 206The Soil Ecosystem Lab1
SOIL 446Soil Fertility1-3
STAT 251Statistical Methods3
Select 12 credits of Crop Science electives from the following:12
Principles of Horticulture
General Botany
Plant Propagation
Cereal Science
Invasive Plant Biology
Plant Tissue Culture Techniques
Advanced Laboratory Techniques
Vegetable Crops
Genetic Engineering
Potato Science
Select 6 credits of Professional Support electives from the following:6
Farm and Agribusiness Management
Agricultural Markets and Prices
Managerial Economics: Consumption & Markets
Agricultural and Rural Policy
International Development Economics
Beginning Welding
GPS and Precision Agriculture
Irrigation Systems and Water Management
Agricultural Safety and Health
Statistical Analysis
Total Hours89-93

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree