Ag Science – BS (Science Track)

The four-year plan listed below is designed to provide suggestions for sequencing your major courses, but there are also other ways to sequence most majors. This plan is meant to provide aid in early, provisional planning. Please consult with your academic advisor to make strategic academic decisions about which courses to take each semester.

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Sample 4-Year Plan: Agricultural Science (Science Track) – Bachelor of Science (BS)
Fall — Semester 1
AGSC 108: Introduction to Agricultural Systems
Math (by placement)
BIOL 107: Introduction to Biology I
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Spring — Semester 2
AGSC 110: Principles of Plant Agriculture
Math (by placement)
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Fall — Semester 3
AGSC 215: Principles of Animal Agriculture
ECON 201: Principles of Microeconomics
CHEM 130: Chemical Principles I
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Spring — Semester 4
AGSC 260: Agricultural Markets and Products
CHEM 131: Chemical Principles II
Agricultural Science Learning Plan Elective
Agricultural Science Area of Specialization Elective
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Fall—Semester 5
AGSC 420: Seminar in Agriculture
AGSC 314: Principles of Soil Science
CHEM 329: Organic Chemistry I
Agricultural Science Learning Plan Elective
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Spring — Semester 6
Agricultural Science Learning Plan Elective
Agricultural Science Area of Specialization Elective
Agricultural Science Area of Specialization Elective
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Fall — Semester 7
AGSC 415: Ethical Issues in Sustainable Agriculture
AGSC 490: Agriculture Practicum I
Agricultural Science Learning Plan Elective
Agricultural Science Area of Specialization Elective
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Spring — Semester 8
AGSC 491: Agriculture Practicum II
Agricultural Science Learning Plan Elective
Agricultural Science Area of Specialization Elective
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
This is a sample course sequence to illustrate class offerings for this major. The Office of the Registrar is responsible for certifying completion of degree requirements based on requirements specified in Truman’s Official Catalog.