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Associate of Applied Science degree
Entry time: Fall, Spring

Course
Number
Course
Title
Credit
Hours

Program Class List


First Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGA-154   Fundamentals of Soil Science3
  AGC-103   Ag Computer3
  AGC-313   Leadership in Agriculture1
  AGP-333   Precision Farming Systems3
  ENG-105   Composition I3
 
OR

 
  COM-723   Workplace Communication3
 
OR

 
  ENG-101   Elements of Writing3
  MGT-145   Human Relations in Management3
 
OR

 
  SOC-110   Introduction to Sociology3

16

First Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGA-114   Principles of Agronomy3
  AGC-160   Introduction to Technical Chemistry4
 
OR

 
  CHM-165   General Chemistry I4
  AGP-405   Ag Applications of GIS3
  MAT-107   Survey of Mathematics4
  - - - - - -   Career Specialty Requirement3

17

Summer
  PHI-105   Introduction to Ethics3
 
OR

 
  HUM-105   Working in America3
 
OR

 
  HUM-116   Encounters in Humanities3
  - - - - - - -   Career Specialty Requirement3

6

Second Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGP-420   Geospatial Data Collection3
  BIO-104   Introductory Biology with Lab3
 
OR

 
  PHY-120   Introductory Physics3
  MAT-115   Mathematics and Society3
  SPC-101   Fundamentals of Oral Communication3
 
OR

 
  COM-744   Oral Communication in the Workplace3
  - - - - - -   Career Specialty Requirement3

15

Second Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGB-101   Agricultural Economics3
  AGC-313   Leadership in Agriculture1
  AGC-932   Internship4
  AGP-425   Agricultural Spatial Analysis3
  - - - - - -   Career Specialty Requirement3

14

Degree Courses
Agronomy Specialty Courses
  AGA-209   Row Crop Production3
  AGB-470   Farm Records, Accounts and Analysis3
  AGA-376   Integrated Pest Management3
  AGA-165   Agricultural Fertilizer and Chemicals3
  AGB-336   Agricultural Selling3
Dealership/Equipment Specialty Courses
  AGP-436   Advanced Precision Farming Systems - Hardware3
  AGP-435   Advanced Precision Farming Systems - Software3
  AGP-440   Ag Applications of Digital Imagery3
  AGB-336   Agricultural Sales3
  AGA-217   Field Crop Harvesting and Drying3
Natural Resources Specialty Courses
  AGN-226   Mammalian Wildlife3
  AGN-250   Park Maintenance Programs3
  AGN-220   Avian Wildlife3
  AGN-223   Aquatic Wildlife3
  AGN-235   Park and Recreation Administration3
  AGN-244   Wildlife Management3
Information Technology Specialty Courses
  AGA-165   Agricultural Fertilizers and Chemicals3
  CIS-121   Introduction to Programming Logic3
  NET-122   Computer Hardware Basics3
  NET-154   Networking Basics3



Total Program Hours     68


Career Specialty requirements:
These are elective courses that allow students to focus on career goals. Couse offerings include Precision Ag Hardware, Precision Ag Software and Row Crop Production.