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Associate of Applied Science degree
Entry time: Fall, Spring

Course
Number
Course
Title
Credit
Hours

First Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGC-313   Leadership in Agriculture1
  AGH-110   Success in Horticulture1
  AGH-112   Introduction to Turfgrass Management3
  AGH-144   Landscape Construction3
  AGH-152   Landscape Design Techniques3
  AGH-220   Plant Identification Suite I3
  AGH-236   Plant Material Maintenance3
  CON-134   Surveying & Site Layout2

19

First Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGH-102   Horticulture Math3
  AGH-221   Principles of Horticulture3
  COM-723   Workplace Communications3
 
OR

 
  ENG-105   Composition I3
  CSC-110   Introduction to Computers3
  -------   Design Track Course3

15

Third Semester (Summer)
  AGC-932   Internship*3

3

Second Year - First Semester (Fall)
  AGA-154   Fundamentals of Soil Science3
  AGH-240   Plant Identification Suite II3
  COM-744   Oral Communication in the Workplace3
  MGT-300   Introduction to Entrepreneurship3
  -------   Design Track Course5

17

Second Year - Second Semester (Spring)
  AGH-200   Landscape Estimating and Bidding2
  AGH-253   Insects and Diseases3
  AGH-301   Sustainable Site Management2
  FLS-128   Conversational Spanish3
  MGT-145   Human Relations in Management3
 
OR

 
  PSY-111   Introduction to Psychology3
  -------   Design Track Course2

15

Degree Courses
Design Track Courses
  AGC-313   Leadership in Agriculture1
  AGH-156   Landscape Design II3
  AGH-158   Computer Applications for the Landscape Industry2
  AGH-302   Advanced landscape Design3
  AGH-460   Design Capstone2
Optional Courses
  AGH-120   Herbaceous Plant Materials3
  AGH-127   Ornamental Plant Materials3
  AGH-131   Greenhouse Management3
  AGH-233   Plant Propagation I3
  AGH-275   Commercial Plant Production3
  AGH-293   Landscape Business Operations2



Total Program Hours     69


*Coordinator approval or 24 credit hours is required for internship.