Agriculture Industry and Technology (Agronomy) 3-Year Degree Plan

Associate in Applied Science

College Degree Requirements

Prescribed Technical Program49-53
General Education15
Elective Credit0-12
Total Degree Credits64-80
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterCredits
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGRI 115 Agriculture Math 3
H&CE 241 Leadership and Presentation Techniques 2
Academic Skills Courses  
ASC 082 Effective Reading 1 2
ASC 91 Algebra Prep I 1 2
ASC 92 Algebra Prep II 1 2
ASC 95 College Writing Prep II 1 2
ASC 96 College Writing Prep III 1 2
Electives (optional) 2 0-3
 Credits15-18
Spring Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 246 Introduction to Agricultural Finance 3
General Education Courses  
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences  
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics (Required) 3
Communications I  
ENGL 110 College Composition I (Required) 3
Communications II  
Select one of the following: 3
Fundamentals of Public Speaking  
College Composition II  
Introduction to Professional Writing  
 Credits12
2nd Year
Fall Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGRI 191 First Year Seminar 1-2
AGRI 275 Introduction to Precision Farming 3
General Education Courses  
Business, Math, Science & Technology  
PLSC 110 World Food Crops (Required) 2
PLSC 110L World Food Crops Lab (Required) 1
Electives (Optional) 2 0-6
 Credits7-14
Spring Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 141 Introduction to Agribusiness Management 1-2
AGRI 285 Precision Agriculture - Systems Software 2
ASM 130 Agriculture Industry Machinery Operation 2
PLSC 223 Introduction to Weed Science 2
PLSC 223L Introduction to Weed Science Lab 1
PLSC 235 Field Scouting Techniques 2
Electives (Optional) 2 0-3
 Credits10-14
Summer Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGRI 197 Cooperative Education/Internship 2
PLSC 235L Field Scouting Techniques Lab 1
 Credits3
3rd Year
Fall Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 242 Introduction to Agricultural Management 3-4
AGRI 276 Data Collection and Management 2
AGRI 291 Second Year Seminar 1-2
PLSC 225 Principles of Crop Production 3
General Education Courses  
Business, Math, Science & Technology  
SOIL 210 Introduction to Soil Science (Required) 2
SOIL 210L Introduction to Soil Science Lab (Required) 1
 Credits12-14
Spring Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
AGEC 244 Introduction to Agricultural Marketing 3
AGEC 250 AgriSales 3
AGRI 286 Advanced Mapping 2
PLSC 243 Advanced Weed Science 2
PLSC 245 Advanced Crop Production 2
SOIL 222 Soil Fertility and Fertilizers 2
SOIL 222L Soil Fertility and Fertilizers Lab 1
 Credits15
 Total Credits74-90

General Education & Diversity Course Matrix Requirements