Landscape and Turf Management AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 71
Program Start: Fall, Spring

2019–2020 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-154 Fundamentals of Soil Science 3 $607.50
AGC-103 Ag Computers -OR- 3 $586.50
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers O E 3 $586.50
AGH-112 Introduction to Turfgrass Management 3 $586.50
AGH-221 Principles of Horticulture 3 $736.50
AGH-280 Botany for Horticulture 3 $661.50
CON-108 Construction Safety 1 $195.50
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3 $586.50
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $586.50
Total Credits 19

Semester 2
AGA-284 Pesticide Application Certification 8WK1 3 $636.50
AGH-233 Plant Propagation I 3 $661.50
AGH-248 Identifying Plant and Landscape Problems 8WK1 3 $586.50
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3 $586.50
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $586.50
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4 $782.00
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $586.50
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $586.50
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- O E 3 $586.50
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology O E 3 $586.50
Elective 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 3 — Summer (optional)
AGT-805 Employment Experience *
* Required course for graduation. May be taken during Term 3 or 5.
5 $977.50
Total Credits 5

Semester 4
AGH-123 Woody Plant Materials 3 $586.50
AGH-142 Landscape Construction 3 $636.50
AGH-161 Irrigation Systems 3 $636.50
AGH-200 Landscape Estimating and Bidding 2 $401.00
AGH-400 Athletic Field Maintenance -OR- 3 $586.50
AGH-273 Nursery Management -OR- 3 $586.50
AGH-134 Greenhouse Production -OR- 3 $586.50
AGH-107 Horticulture Lab *
* Must take at least 3 credits from this list of electives.
1 $195.50
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $586.50
Total Credits 17

Semester 5
AGB-331 Entrepreneurship in Agriculture -OR- 3 $586.50
BUS-102 Introduction to Business O E 3 $586.50
AGH-211 Advanced Turfgrass Management -OR- 8WK1 3 $626.50
AGH-292 Garden Center Management 3 $586.50
Elective 3
Elective 3
Total Credits 12

Electives *
AGH-107 Horticulture Lab 1 $195.50
AGH-119 Herbaceous Plant Materials 2 $391.00
AGH-140 Equipment Operations 8WK2 2 $391.00
AGH-152 Landscape Design Techniques 8WK1 3 $636.50
AGH-159 Landscape Graphics 8WK2 2 $391.00
AGH-270 Nursery Production 8WK2 2 $462.00
AGH-425 Grounds Maintenance 8WK2 3 $586.50
AGH-431 Maintaining Turf and Landscape Equipment 8WK2 3 $586.50
AGP-340 Foundations of GIS and GPS 3 $617.50

* Must take at least 9 credits from the list of electives.

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Student Success Specialist

De'Carlos Anderson
Butler Hall 122
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Program Advisor

Dan Lichty
Bremer Hall 111G
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Doug Miller
Bremer Hall 111G
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Business and Applied Technologies

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