Biotechnology and Plant Genomics (B.S.Pl.Sc.)

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

AGED 406Exploring International Agriculture3
or POLS 441 Genes and Justice: Comparative Biotechnology Policy Formation
BIOL 115Cells & the Evolution of Life3
BIOL 115LCells and the Evolution of Life Laboratory1
ENGL 313Business Writing3
or ENGL 317 Technical Writing
PLSC 102The Science of Plants in Agriculture3
PLSC 400Seminar1
SOIL 205The Soil Ecosystem3
Select one of the following:4-5
Introductory Microbiology
Introductory Microbiology Laboratory
General Microbiology
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:3-4
Pre-calculus Algebra and Analytic Geometry
Survey of Calculus
Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
Select one of the following:3
Internship
Undergraduate Research in Plant Science
Directed Study
Biotechnology and Plant Genomics Courses
BIOL 380Biochemistry I4
BIOL 444Genomics3
CHEM 112Principles of Chemistry II4
CHEM 112LPrinciples of Chemistry II Laboratory1
CHEM 277Organic Chemistry I3
CHEM 278Organic Chemistry I: Lab1
GENE 314General Genetics3
PLSC 207Introduction to Biotechnology3
PLP 415Plant Pathology3
PLSC 401Plant Physiology3
PLSC 433Plant Tissue Culture Techniques3
PLSC 440Advanced Laboratory Techniques4
PLSC 446Plant Breeding3
PLSC 486Plant Biochemistry3
PLSC 488Genetic Engineering3
STAT 251Statistical Methods3
Select 12 credits of Biotechnology and Genomics of Plants electives from the following:12
Principles of Biological Structure and Function
Protein Structure and Function
Prokaryotic Molecular Biology
Eukaryotic Molecular Genetics
General and Applied Entomology
Principles of Horticulture
General Botany
Weed Control
Field Crop Production
Invasive Plant Biology
Pesticides in the Environment
Vegetable Crops
Potato Science
The Soil Ecosystem Lab
Soil Fertility
Total Hours90-92

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree