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

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

AGED 406Exploring International Agriculture3
or AGED 407 Global Agricultural & Life Sciences Systems
BIOL 115
Cells and the Evolution of Life
and Cells and the Evolution of Life Laboratory
PLSC 102The Science of Plants in Agriculture3
PLSC 400Seminar1
SOIL 205The Soil Ecosystem3
Select one of the following:4-5
General Microbiology
and General Microbiology Lab
Microbiology and the World Around Us
and Microbiology and the World Around Us: Laboratory
Select one of the following:4
Introduction to Chemistry
and Introduction to Chemistry Laboratory
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Laboratory
Select one of the following:3
Business Writing
Technical Writing
Select one of the following:3-4
College Algebra
Survey of Calculus
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
PLP 416Plant Pathology Lab1
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
Forage and Grassland Management
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