Animal Science AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 69
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2018–2019 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

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

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
AGA-114 Principles of Agronomy -OR- 3 $582.00
Natural Science Elective 3
AGC-103 Ag Computers 3 $561.00
AGS-113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3 $561.00
AGS-305 Livestock Evaluation -OR- 3 $576.00
AGB-330 Farm Business Management -OR- 3 General education course $561.00
Animal Science or Agriculture Elective 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology Recommended transfer course. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Recommended transfer course. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SOC-115 Social Problems -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science -OR- 3 $582.00
Natural Science Elective 3
AGS-225 Swine Science -OR- 3 $561.00
AGS-226 Beef Cattle Science -OR- 3 $561.00
AGS-216 Equine Science 3 $561.00
AGS-319 Animal Nutrition 3 $561.00
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Recommended transfer course. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Recommended transfer course. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Math Electives 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
ACC-115 Introduction to Accounting 4 Non-transfer general education course $748.00
AGB-235 Introduction to Agriculture Markets -OR- 3 $561.00
Animal Science or Agriculture Elective 3
AGB-303 Agriculture Leadership 3 $561.00
Animal Science or Agriculture Elective 3
AGS-211 Issues Facing Animal Science 2 $374.00
AGS-218 Domestic Animal Physiology Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 $758.00
Natural Science Elective 4
Total Credits 20

Semester 4
AGS-225 Swine Science -OR- 3 $561.00
AGS-226 Beef Cattle Science -OR- 3 $561.00
AGS-216 Equine Science 3 $561.00
AGS-272 Foods of Animal Origin Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 5 $970.00
AGB-330 Farm Business Management -OR- 3 General education course $561.00
AGC-999 Study Abroad -OR- 1 General education course $187.00
Animal Science or Agriculture Elective 3
AGT-805 Employment Experience 5 $935.00
Animal Science or Agriculture Elective 3
Total Credits 16

Animal Science and Agriculture Electives
AGA-214 Cash Grains 3 $576.00
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification 3 $607.00
AGA-376 Integrated Pest Management 3 $601.00
AGB-101 Agricultural Economics 3 $561.00
AGB-303 Agriculture Leadership 3 $561.00
AGB-336 Agricultural Selling 3 $561.00
AGP-333 Precision Farming Systems 3 $561.00
AGP-450 Fundamentals of GIS 3 $561.00
AGS-216 Equine Science 3 $561.00
AGS-225 Swine Science 3 $561.00
AGS-226 Beef Cattle Science 3 $561.00
AGS-275 Food Safety and Analysis 3 $561.00
AGS-305 Livestock Evaluation 3 $576.00
AGV-101 Veterinary Assisting Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $611.00
AGV-121 Veterinary Medical Terminology 2 $374.00
AGV-123 Companion Animal 3 $561.00
AGV-140 Veterinary Pharmacology Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
AGV-154 Veterinary Reception and Administration Skills 4 $748.00

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 General education course $935.00
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-210 Calculus I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-216 Calculus II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-219 Calculus III Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00

Natural Science Electives
BIO-105 Introductory Biology Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
BIO-112 General Biology I Recommended transfer course. 4 General education course $748.00
BIO-113 General Biology II Recommended transfer course. 4 General education course $748.00
BIO-151 Nutrition Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
BIO-163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
BIO-186 Microbiology Recommended transfer course. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
BIO-247 Applications of Biotechnology Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $561.00
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
CHM-132 Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
CHM-165 General Chemistry I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Recommended transfer course. 4 General education course $748.00
CHM-175 General Chemistry II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Recommended transfer course. 4 General education course $748.00
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation Course suggested for degree seeking students only. Course offered online 3 General education course $581.00
ENV-115 Environmental Science Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
GEO-131 Physical Geography Course offered online 3 General education course $561.00
PHS-120 Exploring Physical Science Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
PHS-152 Astronomy Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 4 General education course $748.00
PHY-172 College Physics II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
PHY-212 Classical Physics I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 General education course $935.00
PHY-222 Classical Physics II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 General education course $935.00

Course Cost Calculation

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