Agricultural and Community Development - Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements, Viewing a Wider World requirements, and elective credits to total at least 120 credits with 48 credits in courses numbered 300 or above. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Area I: Communications
English Composition - Level 1 14
English Composition - Level 2 13
Oral Communication
AXED 2120GEffective Leadership and Communication in Agriculture (Departmental/College Requirement also)3
Area II: Mathematics 13-4
Area III/IV: Laboratory Sciences and Social/Behavioral Sciences 110-11
Area III: Laboratory Sciences Course (4 credits)
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences Course (3 credits)
Either an Area III/IV: Laboratory Sciences Course or Social/Behavioral Sciences Course (4 or 3 credits)
Area V: Humanities 13
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts 13
General Education Elective 13-4
Viewing A Wider World 26
Departmental/College Requirements
AXED 1110Introduction to Agricultural, Extension, and Technology Education3
AXED 360Agricultural Communications3
AXED 400The Diffusion and Adoption of Agricultural Innovations3
or AXED 436 Keys for Agricultural and Rural Development
AXED 415Youth Program Development and Management3
or AXED 430 Teaching Adults in Nonformal Settings
AXED 445Developing Excellent Programs in Career and Technical Education3
AXED 475Leadership On Agricultural and Natural Resource Issues3
Agricultural Economics (at least 12 credits)12
Agricultural Mechanics and Technology6
Plant and Pest Sciences (at least 13 credits)13
Animal Science (at least 9 credits)9
Natural Resources (at least 9 credits)9
Internship/Emphasis Area (at least 12 credits)12
Second Language: (not required)
Electives, to bring the total credits to 120 30-3
Total Credits120