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General Agriculture Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 46
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2017–2018 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 Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

 Courses are subject to change.

◆ General education course
▣ Non-transfer general education course
► Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.

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Semester 1
AGC-103 Ag Computers 3
AGS-113 Survey of the Animal Industry 3
AGS-305 Livestock Evaluation 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology -OR- 4
BIO-112 General Biology I -OR- 4
BIO-113 General Biology II -OR- 4
BIO-151 Nutrition 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
Natural Science Elective 4
Total Credits 23

Semester 2
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I -OR- 4
ACC-115 Introduction to Accounting 4
AGA-114 Principles of Agronomy -OR- 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology -OR- 4
BIO-112 General Biology I -OR- 4
BIO-113 General Biology II -OR- 4
BIO-151 Nutrition 3
AGA-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3
AGS-319 Animal Nutrition 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- 3
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3
MAT-156 Statistics -OR- 3
Math Electives 3
Natural Science Elective 4
Total Credits 23

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra 5
MAT-128 Precalculus 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT-210 Calculus I 4
MAT-216 Calculus II 4
MAT-219 Calculus III 4

Natural Science Electives
BIO-163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4
BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO-186 Microbiology 4
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry 4
CHM-132 Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry 4
CHM-165 General Chemistry I 4
CHM-175 General Chemistry II 4
CNS-121 Environmental Conservation 3
ENV-115 Environmental Science 3
GEO-131 Physical Geography 3
PHS-120 Exploring Physical Science 4
PHS-142 Principles of Astronomy 3
PHY-172 College Physics II 4
PHY-212 Classical Physics I 5
PHY-222 Classical Physics II 5

Student Success Specialist

Laurie Plum
Bremer Hall 124
319-296-2329 ext.1065
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Program Advisors

Ole Cleveland
Bremer Hall 111C
319-296-2329 ext.1414
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Dresden Wulf
Bremer Hall 111D
319-296-2329 ext.1084
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Administrative Assistant

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Butler Hall 131
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Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

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Butler Hall 131A
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