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

Associate in Applied Science

Prescribed Technical Program49-54
General Education15
Elective Credit0-12
Total Degree Credits64-81
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterCredits
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements
AGRI 115
Agriculture Math
or College Algebra
3-4
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
 Credits15-19
Spring Semester
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements
AGEC 246 Introduction to Agricultural Finance 3
General Education Requirements
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics (Required) 3
Written or Oral Communications 6
College Composition I (Required)
Select one of the following:
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
PAG 115 Introduction to Precision Agriculture 3
General Education Requirements
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
ASM 130 Agriculture Industry Machinery Operation 2
PAG 215 Mapping of Precision Ag Data 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 291 Second Year Seminar 1-2
PAG 276 Data Collection and Management 2
PLSC 225 Principles of Crop Production 3
General Education Requirements
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
PAG 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 Credits74-91
1

 Academic Skills Courses: Enrollment into these courses is based on placement testing. Credits from these classes do not count toward earning a degree. The credit total shown (74-90) includes the 10 credits of ASC coursework. Actual degree credits are 64-80.

2

 Financial aid or scholarship awards can be affected by credit load. Please consult your adviser in planning your course schedule.

College Degree Requirements

General Education & Diversity Course Matrix Requirements