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General Agriculture Diploma Option Courses

Award: Diploma (Diploma)
Required number of credits: 36
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses are subject to change.

Semester 1
AGA-114 Principles of Agronomy 3
AGC-103 Ag Computers 3
AGS-113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation O 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3
AGA-376 Integrated Pest Management 8WK2 3
AGP-450 Fundamentals of GIS 3
AGS-319 Animal Nutrition 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O E 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3
Total Credits 18

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3
MAT-210 Calculus I 4
MAT-216 Calculus II 4
MAT-219 Calculus III 4

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