Recommended Academic Plan for Agricultural and Extension Education/Environmental Science Option (AEE/ENVSC) at Commonwealth Campuses

Effective Date: Fall 2011

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and Composition Notes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 (GWS) Honors Freshman Composition Notes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH (GQ) College Algebra 1 Notes for: MATH

MATH

MATH 021 Recommended
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

GH Recommended
3
BIOL 110 (GN) Biology: Basic Concepts and Biodiversity Notes for: BIOL 110

BIOL 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
EDTHP 115 Education in American SocietyNotes for: EDTHP 115

EDTHP 115

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
First-Year SeminarNotes for: First-Year Seminar

First-Year Seminar

For campuses that do not require a first-year seminar and offer an alternative first-year engagement plan, this first-year seminar requirement will be waived. A student must, however, still meet the minimum number of credits required for graduation from this major which may require the student to take an additional elective.
2
Total credits 18

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
3
BIOL 220W (GN) Biology: Populations and Communities Notes for: BIOL 220W

BIOL 220W

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 230W (GN) Biology: Molecules and Cells Notes for: BIOL 230W

BIOL 230W

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 240W (GN) Biology: Function and Development of Organisms Notes for: BIOL 240W

BIOL 240W

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ASTRO 001 (GN) Astronomical Universe Notes for: ASTRO 001

ASTRO 001

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or METEO 003 (GN) Introductory Meteorology Notes for: METEO 003

METEO 003

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective Speech Notes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Humanities Literature Course (GH)Notes for: Humanities Literature Course

Humanities Literature Course

Note: Literature course is required for PA teacher certification. Please select from the provided list.
3
Total credits 17.5

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 101 (GN) Introductory Chemistry Notes for: CHEM 101

CHEM 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or CHEM 110 (GN) Chemical Principles I Notes for: CHEM 110

CHEM 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
EDPSY 014 Learning and InstructionNotes for: EDPSY 014

EDPSY 014

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Biological, Physical Ecosystems CourseNotes for: Biological, Physical Ecosystems Course

Biological, Physical Ecosystems Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
AG BM 101 (GS) Economic Principles of Agribusiness Decision Making Notes for: AG BM 101

AG BM 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 102 (GS) Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy Notes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

GA Recommended
3
Social, Political, Legal Aspects CourseNotes for: Social, Political, Legal Aspects Course

Social, Political, Legal Aspects Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 18

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 202C (GWS) Effective Writing: Technical Writing Notes for: ENGL 202C

ENGL 202C

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
3
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

GA Recommended
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity

1.5
Total credits 17.5

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
3
AEE 311 Developing Youth Leadership through Organization and Program StructureNotes for: AEE 311

AEE 311

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Environmental Impact Management CourseNotes for: Environmental Impact Management Course

Environmental Impact Management Course

See adviser for supporting course options
3
3
Ag Systems Management CourseNotes for: Ag Systems Management Course

Ag Systems Management Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
AEE 100 Agricultural Education Orientation Notes for: AEE 100

AEE 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 18

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
4
Environmental Impact ManagementNotes for: Environmental Impact Management

Environmental Impact Management

See adviser for supporting course list
3
INTAG 100 (GS; IL) Introduction to International Agriculture Notes for: INTAG 100

INTAG 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Biological/Physical Ecosystems CourseNotes for: Biological/Physical Ecosystems Course

Biological/Physical Ecosystems Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
College "W" CourseNotes for: College "W" Course

College "W" Course

See adviser to discuss W course options in the college
3
Environmental Learning CourseNotes for: Environmental Learning Course

Environmental Learning Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 19

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
AEE 412 Methods of Teaching Agriculture and Environmental ScienceNotes for: AEE 412

AEE 412

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
AEE 413 Program Planning and Instructional DevelopmentNotes for: AEE 413

AEE 413

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
AEE 295 Observation of Teaching in Agriculture and Environmental ScienceNotes for: AEE 295

AEE 295

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
3
Social, Political, Legal Aspects CourseNotes for: Social, Political, Legal Aspects Course

Social, Political, Legal Aspects Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Enviromental Learning CourseNotes for: Enviromental Learning Course

Enviromental Learning Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 17

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
AEE 313 School-Based Program Planning and Instructional DevelopmentNotes for: AEE 313

AEE 313

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
AEE 495 Internship in Agricultural and Extension EducationNotes for: AEE 495

AEE 495

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
10
Total credits 12

Additional Notes

Academic Advising Notes: 

3.0 GPA required before admission into teacher certification program.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

MATH
MATH 021 Recommended
General Education Course
GH Recommended
First-Year Seminar
For campuses that do not require a first-year seminar and offer an alternative first-year engagement plan, this first-year seminar requirement will be waived. A student must, however, still meet the minimum number of credits required for graduation from this major which may require the student to take an additional elective.
Humanities Literature Course
Note: Literature course is required for PA teacher certification. Please select from the provided list.
Biological, Physical Ecosystems Course
See adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
GA Recommended
Social, Political, Legal Aspects Course
See adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
GA Recommended
Environmental Impact Management Course
See adviser for supporting course options
Ag Systems Management Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Environmental Impact Management
See adviser for supporting course list
Biological/Physical Ecosystems Course
See adviser for supporting course list
College "W" Course
See adviser to discuss W course options in the college
Environmental Learning Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Social, Political, Legal Aspects Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Enviromental Learning Course
See adviser for supporting course list