BS Four-Year Degree Plan

The following is a sample schedule for this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in four years.

The following degree plan is based on the 2018-19 catalog and Missouri State general education requirements.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
AGR 100 Food Security 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States since 1877
3
AGB 144 Agricultural Economics I 4
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
Total hours15

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ITC 200 Critical and Creative Thinking Using Information Technology 3
MTH 134 or higher 3
AGS 101 Animal Science 3
AGN 115 Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Total hours16

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
AGN 215 Soils 3
AGB 334 Marketing Agricultural Products 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
The Arts - General Education 3
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
CHM 108 Chemistry for the Citizen Laboratory 1
CHM 107 Chemistry for the Citizen 3
AGR 320 Writing in the Applied Sciences 3
AGB 314 Legal Aspects of Agriculture 3
Cultural Competence - General Education 3
Humanities - General Education 3
Total hours16

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
AGR 330 Statistical Applications in Agriculture 3
Life Science General Education Requirement 3
AGB 444 American Agricultural Policy 3
AGB 364 Introduction to Agricultural Risk Management: Commodity Futures and Options 3
Agribusiness or Agricultural Communications Elective 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
AGB 514 International Agricultural Trade 3
AGB 394 Agricultural Industry Study 1
AGB 494 Problems in Agricultural Business 1-3
Agribusiness Elective 3
Agribusiness or Agricultural Communications Elective 3
Total hours14

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
AGB 524 Agricultural Prices 3
AGB 354 Land Economics 2
Agribusiness Elective 3
Agribusiness Elective 3
Agribusiness Elective 2
Agribusiness Elective 3
Total hours16

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
AGB 374 Agricultural Business Management 3
AGR 490 Career Preparation in Agriculture 1
Agribusiness Elective 3
Agribusiness Elective 3
Agribusiness Elective 3
Total hours13
Degree plan last reviewed 07-02-2018.