Agriculture, Associate of Applied Science

Program Outcomes:

• Demonstrate a practical understanding of production agriculture and challenges impacting agricultural producers.

• Research, evaluate, and apply best soil, irrigation, and growing practices.

• Apply understanding of state and federal laws pertaining to food production and resource management.

• Select the animals and crops that will best fit a particular production system.

• Develop industry experience and contacts through career exploration and work experience.

Major Code: 4103A

**Alternative plans of study available by contacting your advisor

 

Fall Semester Freshman Year

AGRI 100Agribusiness Seminar

1 Credit

AGRI 102Plant Science in Agriculture*

3 Credits

AGRI 102LPlant Science in Agriculture Lab*

1 Credit

ENGL 101Writing and Rhetoric I

3 Credits

MATH GEAny Gen. Ed. Math Course

3 Credits

PROG ELECProgram Electives

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:14

Spring Semester Freshman Year

AGRI 109Principles of Animal Science*

3 Credits

AGRI 109LPrinciples of Animal Science Lab*

1 Credit

AGRI 108Crop Production

4 Credits

SOCS GEAny Gen. Ed. Social and Behavioral Way of Knowing Course

3 Credits

COMM GEAny Gen. Ed Oral Comm. Course

3 Credits

PROG ELECProgram Electives

3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:17

Fall Semester Sophomore Year

AGRI 205General Soils*

3 Credits

AGRI 205LGeneral Soils Lab*

1 Credit

PROG ELECProgram Electives

3 Credits

PROG ELECProgram Elective

3-4 Credits

SCIG GEAny Gen. Ed. Science Course

3-4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:13-14

Spring Semester Sophomore Year

WATR 140Irrigation*

2 Credits

WATR 140LIrrigation Lab*

1 Credit

PROG ELECProgram Elective

10 Credits

AGRI 227Agriculture Internship*

3-6 Credits

Total Credit Hours:16

Program Electives

Animal Science Pathway 22-23 Hours

AGRI 222Animal Reproduction and Breeding

3 Credits

AGRI 111Artificial Insemination of Cattle

2 Credits

AGRI 271Animal Anatomy and Physiology*

4 Credits

AGRI 158Applied Animal Nutrition*

4 Credits

AGRI 240Forage Crops

3 Credits

SPAN 101Elementary Spanish 1*

4 Credits

PROG ELECProgram Elective

2-3 Credits

Total Credit Hours:61-62

Program Electives

Precision Ag & Agronomy Pathway 23 Hours

AGRI 126Fundamentals of Geographical Information Systems*

3 Credits

AGRI 226Spatial Analysis with GIS*

3 Credits

AGRI 155Introduction to GPS

2 Credits

AGRI 190Intro to Precision Agriculture

3 Credits

AGRI 212Plant Nutrition

4 Credits

AGRI 121Pest Management*

4 Credits

SPAN 101Elementary Spanish 1*

4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:61

Program Electives

Natural Resource Pathway 22 Hours

AGRI 126Fundamentals of Geographical Information Systems*

3 Credits

AGRI 226Spatial Analysis with GIS*

3 Credits

AGRI 155Introduction to GPS

2 Credits

AGRI 201Wildland Plant Identification

2 Credits

AGRI 203Principles of Range Management

3 Credits

WATR 130Water Measurement*

3 Credits

AGRI 210Environmental Law

2 Credits

WATR 120Water Quality*

3 Credits

WATR 120LWater Quality Lab*

1 Credit

Total Credit Hours:60

Program Electives

Ag. Management Pathway

AGRI 160Introduction to Agriculture Selling

3 Credits

AGRI 250Agricultural Markets

3 Credits

AGRI 255Entrepreneurship in Agriculture

3 Credits

AGRI 190Intro to Precision Agriculture

3 Credits

AGRI 210Environmental Law

2 Credits

SPAN 101Elementary Spanish 1*

4 Credits

AGRI 104Agriculture Management

4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:60