Recommended Academic Plan for Horticulture/Business Production Option (HORT/BSPRD) at Commonwealth Campuses (not including Berks)

Effective Date: Fall 2012

Semester 1

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
MATH 022 (GQ) College Algebra II and Analytic GeometryNotes for: MATH 022

MATH 022

Higher level MATH courses are accepted. For questions, check with an adviser regarding the GQ MATH requirement.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Humanities (GH)
3
ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

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

ENGL 030

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

Semester 2

CHEM 110 (GN) Chemical Principles INotes for: CHEM 110

CHEM 110

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

CHEM 111

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA)
3
ECON 102 (GS) Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

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

CAS 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
1.5
Total credits 14.5

Semester 3

CHEM 112 (GN) Chemical Principles II Notes for: CHEM 112

CHEM 112

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

General Education Course

Arts (GA)
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Humanities (GH)
3
STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Business/Spanish SelectionNotes for: Business/Spanish Selection

Business/Spanish Selection

Select 3 courses from Business/Spanish: AG 301W, BLAW 243, FIN 100, MKTG 220, MKTG 221, MGMT 100, SPAN 001, SPAN 002, SPAN 003, SPAN 105, AG BM 200, or AG BM 407.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Business/Spanish SelectionNotes for: Business/Spanish Selection

Business/Spanish Selection

Select 3 courses from Business/Spanish: AG 301W, BLAW 243, FIN 100, MKTG 220, MKTG 221, MGMT 100, SPAN 001, SPAN 002, SPAN 003, SPAN 105, AG BM 200, or AG BM 407.
3
Business/Spanish SelectionNotes for: Business/Spanish Selection

Business/Spanish Selection

Select 3 courses from Business/Spanish: AG 301W, BLAW 243, FIN 100, MKTG 220, MKTG 221, MGMT 100, SPAN 001, SPAN 002, SPAN 003, SPAN 105, AG BM 200, or AG BM 407.
3
ENGL 202C (GWS) Effective Writing: Technical WritingNotes for: ENGL 202C

ENGL 202C

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 202D (GWS) Effective Writing: Business WritingNotes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
International Cultures (IL)Notes for: International Cultures (IL)

International Cultures (IL)

Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
0-3
Total credits 12-15

Semester 5

HORT 101 (GN) Horticultural ScienceNotes for: HORT 101

HORT 101

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3-4
3
3
HORT Plant Materials SelectionNotes for: HORT Plant Materials Selection

HORT Plant Materials Selection

Select 1 course from Hort Plant Materials: HORT 131, HORT 137, HORT 138, HORT 431, HORT 432, or HORT 433 (If not used in previous sections)
3
United States Cultures (US)Notes for: United States Cultures (US)

United States Cultures (US)

Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
0-3
Total credits 15-19

Semester 6

HORT 390 Junior SeminarNotes for: HORT 390

HORT 390

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
HORT Production SelectionNotes for: HORT Production Selection

HORT Production Selection

Select 2 courses from HORT Production: HORT 408, HORT 431, HORT 432, HORT 433, HORT 450, or HORT 453
3
HORT 232 Horticultural Systematics Notes for: HORT 232

HORT 232

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT 315 Environmental Effects of Horticultural CropsNotes for: HORT 315

HORT 315

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT 202 Plant PropagationNotes for: HORT 202

HORT 202

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
2
1
1
Total credits 17

Semester 7

3
PPATH 405 Microbe-Plant Interactions: Plant Disease and Biological Control Notes for: PPATH 405

PPATH 405

PPATH/PPEM 300 Horticultural Crop Diseases may be substituted
3
HORT 490 Senior SeminarNotes for: HORT 490

HORT 490

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
3
3
HORT Production SelectionNotes for: HORT Production Selection

HORT Production Selection

Select 2 courses from HORT Production: HORT 408, HORT 431, HORT 432, HORT 433, HORT 450, HORT 453
3
Total credits 16

Semester 8

3
3
HORT 412W Post-Harvest PhysiologyNotes for: HORT 412W

HORT 412W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT Production SelectionNotes for: HORT Production Selection

HORT Production Selection

Select 2 courses from HORT Production: HORT 408, HORT 431, HORT 432, HORT 433, HORT 450, HORT 453
3
Electives
1-7
Total credits 13-19

Additional Notes

Program Notes:

123 Credits Required

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 022
Higher level MATH courses are accepted. For questions, check with an adviser regarding the GQ MATH requirement.
General Education Course
Humanities (GH)
General Education Course
Arts (GA)
General Education Course
Arts (GA)
General Education Course
Humanities (GH)
Business/Spanish Selection
Select 3 courses from Business/Spanish: AG 301W, BLAW 243, FIN 100, MKTG 220, MKTG 221, MGMT 100, SPAN 001, SPAN 002, SPAN 003, SPAN 105, AG BM 200, or AG BM 407.
Business/Spanish Selection
Select 3 courses from Business/Spanish: AG 301W, BLAW 243, FIN 100, MKTG 220, MKTG 221, MGMT 100, SPAN 001, SPAN 002, SPAN 003, SPAN 105, AG BM 200, or AG BM 407.
Business/Spanish Selection
Select 3 courses from Business/Spanish: AG 301W, BLAW 243, FIN 100, MKTG 220, MKTG 221, MGMT 100, SPAN 001, SPAN 002, SPAN 003, SPAN 105, AG BM 200, or AG BM 407.
International Cultures (IL)
Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
HORT Plant Materials Selection
Select 1 course from Hort Plant Materials: HORT 131, HORT 137, HORT 138, HORT 431, HORT 432, or HORT 433 (If not used in previous sections)
United States Cultures (US)
Can be combined with GA, GH, or GS
HORT Production Selection
Select 2 courses from HORT Production: HORT 408, HORT 431, HORT 432, HORT 433, HORT 450, or HORT 453
PPATH 405
PPATH/PPEM 300 Horticultural Crop Diseases may be substituted
HORT Production Selection
Select 2 courses from HORT Production: HORT 408, HORT 431, HORT 432, HORT 433, HORT 450, HORT 453
HORT Production Selection
Select 2 courses from HORT Production: HORT 408, HORT 431, HORT 432, HORT 433, HORT 450, HORT 453