Recommended Academic Plan for Landscape Contracting Major/Management Option (LSCPE/MGMT) at University Park

Effective Date: Fall 2014

Semester 1

3
Quantification (GQ)Notes for: Quantification

Quantification

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
HORT 101 (GN) Horticultural Science Notes for: HORT 101

HORT 101

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and Composition

ENGL 015

or ENGL 030 (GWS) Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshman at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. There courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3
3
2
Total credits 17

Semester 2

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.
or ECON 104 (GS) Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 014 (GS) Principles of Economics Notes for: ECON 014

ECON 014

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or AG BM 101 (GS) Economic Principles of Agribusiness Decision MakingNotes for: AG BM 101

AG BM 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MATH 026 (GQ) Plane TrigonometryNotes for: MATH 026

MATH 026

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
LARCH 060 (GA;US;IL) History of Design on the LandNotes for: LARCH 060

LARCH 060

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

CAS 100

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshman at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. There courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
3
3
United States Cultures (US)Notes for: United States Cultures (US)

United States Cultures (US)

Can be paired with GA, GH, or GS
0-3
Total credits 15-18

Semester 3

BIOL 127 (GN) Introduction to Plant BiologyNotes for: BIOL 127

BIOL 127

Requirements for this course
  • † 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.
3-4
HORT 137 Ornamental Plant MaterialsNotes for: HORT 137

HORT 137

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT 120 Computer Applications for Landscape ContractingNotes for: HORT 120

HORT 120

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
SOILS 101 (GN) Introductory Soil Science Notes for: SOILS 101

SOILS 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
Total credits 14-15

Semester 5

HORT 138 Ornamental Plant Materials Notes for: HORT 138

HORT 138

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CHEM 101 (GN) Introductory ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 101

CHEM 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
HORT 238 Turf and Ornamental Weed ControlNotes for: HORT 238

HORT 238

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
HORT 250 Landscape Contracting Design/Build Principles Notes for: HORT 250

HORT 250

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

Semester 6

4
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
HORT 408 Landscape Plant Establishment and MaintenanceNotes for: HORT 408

HORT 408

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
3
1.5
Total credits 15.5

Semester 7

HORT 131 Herbaceous Perennial and Annual Identification Notes for: HORT 131

HORT 131

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

Electives

Consult with your academic adviser regarding the selection of elective courses
6
International Cultures (IL)Notes for: International Cultures

International Cultures

Can be paired with GA, GH, or GS
0-3
Total credits 15-18

Semester 8

3
HORT 468 Landscape Estimating and Bidding Notes for: HORT 468

HORT 468

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
ElectivesNotes for: Electives

Electives

Consult with your academic adviser regarding the selection of elective courses
10-11
Total credits 15-16

Additional Notes

120 credits are required for completion of major.

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 freshman at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. There courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
CAS 100
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshman at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. There courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
United States Cultures (US)
Can be paired with GA, GH, or GS
Electives
Consult with your academic adviser regarding the selection of elective courses
International Cultures
Can be paired with GA, GH, or GS
Electives
Consult with your academic adviser regarding the selection of elective courses