Recommended Academic Plan for Agricultural Science (AG SC) at University Park

Effective Date: Spring 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

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H Rhetoric and Civic Life I in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 Honors Freshman Composition and CAS 100 Effective Speech. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH (GQ) College Algebra INotes for: MATH

MATH

MATH 021 Recommended
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
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.
or BIOL 011 (GN) Introductory Biology I and BIOL 012 (GN) Introductory Biology II Notes for: BIOL 011

BIOL 011

Note that both BIOL 011 and BIOL 012 (lab portion) must be taken to count for the biology requirements
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BI SC 003 (GN) Environmental Science Notes for: BI SC 003

BI SC 003

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3-4
2
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA) Recommended
3
Elective

Elective

1-2
Total credits 15-17

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
Quantification (GQ)

Quantification (GQ)

3
CHEM 101 (GN) Introductory ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 101

CHEM 101

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

CHEM 110

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

CAS 100

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H Rhetoric and Civic Life I in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 Honors Freshman Composition and CAS 100 Effective Speech. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Humanities (GH) Recommended
3
Total credits 16.5

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
Careers in Agriculture CourseNotes for: Careers in Agriculture Course

Careers in Agriculture Course

See adviser for supporting course list
2
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Animal Science CourseNotes for: Animal Science Course

Animal Science Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Humanities (GH) Recommended
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3
Ag and Environmental Policy CourseNotes for: Ag and Environmental Policy Course

Ag and Environmental Policy Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 15.5

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.
or ENGL 202D (GWS) Effective Writing: Business Writing Notes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

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

General Education Course

Arts (GA) Recommended
3
Agriculture CourseNotes for: Agriculture Course

Agriculture Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Natural Sciences (GN) Recommended
3
Natural Resources/Ecology CourseNotes for: Natural Resources/Ecology Course

Natural Resources/Ecology Course

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3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
Technology in Agriculture CourseNotes for: Technology in Agriculture Course

Technology in Agriculture Course

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3
3
Natural Resource/Ecology CourseNotes for: Natural Resource/Ecology Course

Natural Resource/Ecology Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
3
College of Ag Sciences Minor CourseNotes for: College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
College of Ag Sciences Minor CourseNotes for: College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

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

Elective

3
International Agriculture CourseNotes for: International Agriculture Course

International Agriculture Course

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3
Horticulture CourseNotes for: Horticulture Course

Horticulture Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
3
College of Ag Sciences Minor CourseNotes for: College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
College of Ag Sciences Minor CourseNotes for: College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

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

Agriculture Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Ag Economics and Rural Sociology CourseNotes for: Ag Economics and Rural Sociology Course

Ag Economics and Rural Sociology Course

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3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
Crop Management CourseNotes for: Crop Management Course

Crop Management Course

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3
College of Ag Sciences Minor CourseNotes for: College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
College of Ag Sciences Minor CourseNotes for: College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

College of Ag Sciences Minor Course

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

Agriculture Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

Academic Advising Notes: 

Scheduling patterns for courses not taught each semester: AEE 400 and INTAG 481 are taught alternate spring semesters. 

Students must complete a minor in the College of Agricultural Sciences.

Legend

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

Footnotes

ENGL 030
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H Rhetoric and Civic Life I in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 Honors Freshman Composition and CAS 100 Effective Speech. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
MATH
MATH 021 Recommended
BIOL 011
Note that both BIOL 011 and BIOL 012 (lab portion) must be taken to count for the biology requirements
General Education Course
Arts (GA) Recommended
CAS 100
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H Rhetoric and Civic Life I in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 Honors Freshman Composition and CAS 100 Effective Speech. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T Rhetoric and Civic Life II satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
General Education Course
Humanities (GH) Recommended
Careers in Agriculture Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Animal Science Course
See adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
Humanities (GH) Recommended
Ag and Environmental Policy Course
See adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
Arts (GA) Recommended
Agriculture Course
See adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
Natural Sciences (GN) Recommended
Natural Resources/Ecology Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Technology in Agriculture Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Natural Resource/Ecology Course
See adviser for supporting course list
International Agriculture Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Horticulture Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Agriculture Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Ag Economics and Rural Sociology Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Crop Management Course
See adviser for supporting course list
Agriculture Course
See adviser for supporting course list