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Associate of Applied Science degree
Entry time: Fall, Summer

Course
Number
Course
Title
Credit
Hours

First Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGH-110   Success in Horticulture1
  AGH-112   Intro to Turfgrass Management3
  AGH-123   Woody Plant Materials3
  AGH-144   Landscape Construction3
  AGH-236   Plant Material Maintenance3
  - - - - - -   Humanities requirement3

16

First Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGC-313   Leadership in Agriculture**1
  AGH-102   Horticulture Math3
  AGH-150   Equipment Operations Lab1
  AGH-157   Equipment Operations2
  AGH-221   Principles of Horticulture3
  AGH-211   Advanced Turfgrass Management3
  COM-723   Workplace Communications3
 
OR

 
  ENG-105   Composition I3

16

Third Semester (Summer)
  AGC-932   Internship*3

3

Second Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGH-166   Turfgrass and Landscape Irrigation3
  AGH-282   Pesticide Application Certification - Horticulture1
  AGH-400   Athletic Field Maintenance3
  AGH-405   Golf Course Maintenance3
  BUS-161   Human Relations3
  COM-744   Oral Communication in the Workplace3

16

Second Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGH-152   Landscape Design Techniques3
  AGA-154   Fundamentals of Soil Science3
  AGH-253   Insects and Diseases3
  AGH-411   Grounds Computer Applications3
  AGH-425   Grounds Maintenance3

15


Total Program Hours     66


*Internship: Coordinator approval or 24 credit hours.
**Leadership in Agriculture can be taken either spring or fall.

Diploma option: 38 credit hours required.