Mar 05, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Agricultural Science, BS (43-890) (120 hours)

Major, Bachelor of Science Degree

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Science will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Explain how knowledge of scientific principles, economic theories and management concepts are applied in agricultural practices to produce food and fiber for society.
  • Describe how local, state, national and international policies and perspectives impact agriculture and food production throughout the world.
  • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills in agricultural science classes.
  • Demonstrate ability to analyze and solve agriculture problems individually and in groups.

Agricultural Science, BS (43-890) (Area 1: Agribusiness Management) (4 Year Guide)  

Agricultural Science, BS (43-890) (Area 2: Animal Science) (4 Year Guide)  

Agricultural Science, BS (43-890) (Area 3: Agronomy) (4 Year Guide)  

Agricultural Science, BS (43-890) (Area 4: Horticultural Science) (4 Year Guide)  

Agricultural Science, BS (43-890) (Area 5: Agriculture Communications (4 Year Guide)  

Major Requirements: 67 Semester Hours

Select One of the 5 Areas: 27 Semester Hours

General Education Requirements: 42 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements  for the full listing of requirements. The following general education courses are required by this major:

Free Electives: 11 Semester Hours

Area 5 - Agriculture Communications: 8 semester hours must be upper-level hours.

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours