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College of Arts & Sciences

Major Major Hours Support University Minor Electives Total


Emphasis Core Hours Studies* Hours* Hours
Agricultural Sciences 48 NA 27 43 NA NA 122
  Agricultural Economics 31 17 23 43 18 NA 122-123
  Plant & Soil Science 25 17 32 43 18 NA 120-124
  AgriBusiness 54 NA 20 43 18 NA 121
  Animal Science 34 NA 40 43 18 NA 120
  Animal Science/Pre-Veterinary Medicine 28 NA 47 43 23 NA 120
  Wildlife and Conservation Science 56 NA 7 43 NA NA 122
  Double Major in Ag Science/Journalism 57 NA 27 43 NA NA 120
  Double Major in Ag Science/Radio/Television 63 NA 12 43 NA NA 121
  Double Major in Ag Science w/emphasis in Ag Economics and Economics/Finance 54 NA 24 43 NA NA 121
  Ag Sci and Tech: Ornamental Horticulture 45 NA 30-31 43 NA NA 120
Art 65 NA NA 43 NA NA 120
  Ceramics 24 42 16 43 NA NA 125
  Experimental Studies 16 42 24 43 NA NA 125
  Painting 24 42 16 43 NA NA 125
  Sculpture 24 42 16 43 NA NA 125
  Art Direction 31-32 32 20 43 NA NA 125
  Design Communications 31-32 32 20 43 NA NA 125
  New Media 43-44 32 16 43 NA NA 126-127
  Communication Arts 23-24 32 23 43 NA NA 126
  Photography 58-59 NA NA 43 18 NA 126
Biological and Environmental Sciences 51 NA 37 43 18 NA 120
  Pre-Medical Biological Sciences 48 NA 37 43 NA NA 120
  Pre-Physical Therapy 43 NA 34 43 NA NA 120
Chemistry              
  A.C.S. Professional Degree 52 NA 17 43 28 NA 122
  Pre-Medical Chemistry 36 NA 44 43 28 NA 121
Computer Science 42-45 NA 37 43 18 NA 120
  Computer Information Systems 39-42 NA 18 43 18 NA 120
History 36 NA NA 43 18 NA 121
Literature & Languages              
  Liberal Arts & Pre-Professional 30 NA 12 43 18 26 120
  Spanish 36 NA NA 43 21 29 120
Mass Media, Communication, & Theatre              
  Journalism/News-Editorial 39 NA 9 43 18 9 121
  Journalism/Public Relations 39 NA 9 43 18 9 121
  Speech Communication 30 NA 6 43 21 28 128
  Theatre 43-44 NA NA 43 18 12-13 120
  Theatre/Director/Acting 37 27 NA 43 18 NA 120
  Theatre/Technical Theatre/Design 27-28 27 NA 43 18 NA 120
  Radio-Television 41 NA NA 43 22 15 120
  Double major in Journalism/Economics 51 NA 18 43 NA 3 120
Mathematics 33 NA 10 43 18 16 120
Music              
  Piano Pedagogy 41 43 NA 43 NA NA 127
  Piano Performance 41 43 NA 43 NA NA 127
  Voice 41 43 NA 43 NA NA 127
  Instrumental 41 43 NA 43 NA NA 127
Physics 43 NA 23 43 18 NA 120
  Applied Physics - Computer Science 37 56 NA 43 NA NA 120
  Applied Physics - Business Applications 34 56 NA 43 NA NA 120
  Applied Physics - Materials Science 35 56 NA 43 NA NA 121
Political Science 36 NA NA 43 18 19 120
  Legal Assistant Studies 36 NA NA 43 18 20 120
Sociology & Criminal Justice              
  Sociology 31 NA 15 43 18 NA 122
  Criminology Emphasis 31 NA NA 43 18 15 122
  Global Emphasis 31 NA 15 43 18 NA 122
  Criminal Justice 22 24 12 43 NA 16 120

*Minimum required hours. Some may be included in first three columns.