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
AGP 103 Plant Science 3
AGP 104 Plant Science Laboratory 1
Social and Behavior Sciences - General Education 3
Humanities - General Education 3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Total hours15

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Business or Science Elective 3
CHM 108 Chemistry for the Citizen Laboratory
or CHM 117 Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory
or CHM 161 General Chemistry I Laboratory
1
CHM 107 Chemistry for the Citizen
or CHM 116 Fundamentals of Chemistry
or CHM 160 General Chemistry I
3-4
AGN 115 Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
MTH 130 Contemporary Mathematics 3
Total hours16-17

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
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
BIO 101 Biology in Your World
or BIO 121 General Biology I
3-4
BIO 111 Laboratory for Biology in Your World 1
AGN 215 Soils 3
AGN 216 Soils Lab 1
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
General Electives 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
Business or Science Elective 3
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
Cultural Competence - General Education 3
Total hours18

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
AGP 585 Weed Ecology and Management 3
AGP 581 Applied Entomology 3
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
Cultural Competence - General Education 3
Business or Science Elective 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
General Electives 3
AGN 405 Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition 3
AGR 320 Writing in the Applied Sciences 3
AGR 300 Food and Agricultural Chemistry 3
The Arts - General Education 3
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
Total hours18

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
AGR 490 Career Preparation in Agriculture 1
AGP 583 Plant Pathology 3
AGR 499 Internship in Agriculture 1-8
Business or Science Elective 3
General Electives 3
Total hours16

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Public Issues - General Education 3
AGP 453 Crop Physiology 3
General Electives 3
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
Horticulture or Crop Science Elective 3
Total hours15
Degree plan last reviewed 07-02-2018.