Program Requirements

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If you are pursuing an environmental plant science degree, you must meet the below requirements to be eligible for graduation. Also, you must complete the general education program, fulfill the general baccalaureate degree requirements and complete at least 125 hours of course work. The environmental plant science program is comprehensive, so it does not require the completion of a minor.

Environmental Plant Science (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science
  1. General Education Program and Requirements
    Specific General Education Requirements: BIO 121(4) or BIO 101(3) and 111(1); GEP 101(2) or UHC 110(2) or AGR 301(1)

  2. Major Requirements
    1. AGP 103(3), 104(1), 453(3); AGN 115(3), 215(3), 216(1), 405(3); AGB 144(3) or ECO 155(3); and ECO 165(3); AGR 300(3), 490(1), 499(3); CHM 107(3) and 108(1); or CHM 116(4) and 117(1); or CHM 160(4) and 161(1)
    2. Core Pest Management Requirements:

      1. AGP 485(3) or 585(3); AGP 583(3); AGP 581(3)

      2. Select two courses from the following: AGP 584(1), AGP 586(1)
    3. Public Affairs Capstone Experience Requirement will be fulfilled by completion of AGR 499(3).
    4. Complete one of the following emphasis areas:
      1. Business Emphasis: (8-9 hours)

        1. ACC 201(3); AGB 334(3) or MKT 350(3)

        2. Select one course from the following: AGB 354(2), 364(2), 374(3); MGT 340(3), 384(3)

      2. Science Emphasis: (10-18 hours) Select four courses from the following: AGN 495(1-3), AGP 496(1-3); AGP 575(3); AGR 330(3); BIO 122(4); BIO 210(3) or 310(5); BIO 235(4), 334(3), 369(4), 436(4), 544(4); CHM 352(3)

    5. Complete one of the following options:

      1. Horticulture (21-22 hours)

        1. AGP 325(3), 363(3), 393(3), 441(3), 573(3)

        2. Horticulture Electives-select two courses from the following: AGN 143(3); AGN 335(3); AGP 333(3), 353(3), 403(3), 433(2), 442(1), 543(3); TCM 110(3) or foreign language courses 300 level or higher or international study course approved by major advisor.

      2. Crop Science (21-23 hours)

        1. AGN 335(3), 465(3)

        2. Crop Production courses-select two courses from the following: AGP 441(3), 365(3), 370(3), 393(3)

        3. Crop Science Electives-select three courses from the following: AGN 143(3); AGS 101(4), 311(3); GRY 360(3), 363(4); or additional AGP courses 300 level or higher or international study course approved by major advisor.
  3. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements