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
AGN 115 Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment
or AGP 103 Plant Science
3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
BIO 121 General Biology I 4
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MTH 135 College Algebra 3
Total hours15

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
BIO 122 General Biology II 4
AGN 143 Introductory Forestry 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
GRY 100 World Regional Geography 3
CHM 116 Fundamentals of Chemistry
or CHM 160 General Chemistry I
4
CHM 117 Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory 1
Total hours17

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Social and Behavior Sciences - General Education 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
Agriculture or Biology Electives 3
Agriculture or Biology Electives 3
AGN 215 Soils 3
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
BIO 369 General Ecology 4
GLG 110 Principles of Geology 4
Humanities - General Education 3
Social and Behavior Sciences - General Education 3
Total hours17

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
AGP 365 Grain Crops for Food, Feed and Energy 3
AGP 581 Applied Entomology 3
BIO 373 Principles of Wildlife Management 3
BIO 339 Identification of Woody Plants 2
AGB 314 Legal Aspects of Agriculture
or AGB 354 Land Economics
2-3
Total hours13-14

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
BIO 334 Plant Taxonomy 3
AGR 320 Writing in the Applied Sciences 3
AGP 370 Forage Crops for Animals and the Environment 3
Agriculture or Biology Electives 4
Public Issues - General Education 3
Total hours16

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
General Electives 3
AGR 490 Agronomy/Horticulture Senior Seminar 1
AGR 499 Internship in Agriculture 1-8
BIO 577 Mammalogy 3
AGN 335 Soil Conservation and Water Management 3
The Arts - General Education 3
Total hours16

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Cultural Competence - General Education 3
General Electives 4
BIO 573 Ornithology 3
Crop Production Elective 3
Agriculture Elective 3
Total hours16
Degree plan last reviewed 07-02-2018.