Recommended Academic Plan for Agricultural Systems Management (ASM) at Commonwealth Campuses

Effective Date: Summer 2010

Semester 1

MATH 110 (GQ) Techniques of Calculus I Notes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
CHEM 110 (GN) Chemical Principles I Notes for: CHEM 110

CHEM 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
EDSGN 100 Introduction to Engineering DesignNotes for: EDSGN 100

EDSGN 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy Notes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
1.5
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.
1-3
Total credits 15.5-17.5

Semester 2

4
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 Freshmen Composition Notes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CHEM 111 (GN) Experimental Chemistry I Notes for: CHEM 111

CHEM 111

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1
BIOL 011 (GN) Introductory Biology I and BIOL 012 (GN) Introductory Biology IINotes for: BIOL 011

BIOL 011

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or BIOL 110 (GN) Biology: Basic Concepts and BiodiversityNotes for: BIOL 110

BIOL 110

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

General Education Course

Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH) Recommended
3
Total credits 15

Semester 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
PHYS 250 (GN) Introductory Physics INotes for: PHYS 250

PHYS 250

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary Statistics Notes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity

1.5
Total credits 15.5

Semester 4

4
AGRO 028 Principles of Crop Management

AGRO 028

or HORT 101 (GN) Horticultural Science Notes for: HORT 101

HORT 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
SOILS 101 (GN) Introductory Soil ScienceNotes for: SOILS 101

SOILS 101

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
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Humanities (GH) Recommended
3
Total credits 16

Semester 5

AG BM 106 Agribusiness Problem SolvingNotes for: AG BM 106

AG BM 106

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
A S M 221 Introduction to Agricultural Systems ManagementNotes for: A S M 221

A S M 221

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
A S M 310 Power Transmission in AgricultureNotes for: A S M 310

A S M 310

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
A S M 327 Soil and Water Resource ManagementNotes for: A S M 327

A S M 327

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6

AG BM 220 Agribusiness Sales and MarketingNotes for: AG BM 220

AG BM 220

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
2
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH) Recommended
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Entrepreneurship/AG BM SelectionNotes for: Entrepreneurship/AG BM Selection

Entrepreneurship/AG BM Selection

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 17

Semester 7

2
A S M 422 Environmental Systems for Agricultural Buildings

A S M 422

3
A S M 428 Electric Power and Instrumentation in Agriculture

A S M 428

3
3
Elective
3
Total credits 14

Semester 8

A S M 429W Agricultural Systems Analysis and Management

A S M 429W

3
Elective
3
Supporting Course

Elective

3
Elective
3
Entrepreneurship/AG BM SelectionNotes for: Entrepreneurship/AG BM Selection

Entrepreneurship/AG BM Selection

See adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 15

Legend

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

Footnotes

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.
General Education Course
Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH) Recommended
General Education Course
Arts (GA) Recommended
General Education Course
Humanities (GH) Recommended
General Education Course
Arts (GA) or Humanities (GH) Recommended
Entrepreneurship/AG BM Selection
See adviser for supporting course list
Entrepreneurship/AG BM Selection
See adviser for supporting course list