The field of Agriculture is growing at a rapid pace and needs qualified graduates ready to fill the expanding job market. A minor in Agriculture will enhance a student’s resume while providing them with experience and employment skill sets.
To be considered as a minor in Agriculture, students must meet these requirements:
- must have completed BIO 111 and 111L with at least a “C-”
- must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or higher
In addition to completing the requirements of the liberal arts core and the requirements for a major in another area, the following courses must be taken to qualify as an Agriculture Minor. There can be no duplication of course work in this minor. Therefore, if any of the following courses are required by one’s major, additional courses will need to be completed for a total of 18-19 hours of credit for the minor. Where there are prerequisites, they must be met. A grade of “C-” or higher is required for each course taken in this minor.
AG 101 (Introduction to Agriculture) 1hr.
AG 105 (Basic Agriculture Science) 3 hrs.
AG 201 (Ag Operation/Experience)1 hr.
Agriculture Electives 13-14 hrs.
Total 18-19 hrs.