Agricultural Science and Technology B.A./B.S. - Teacher Certification Option

Core Curriculum Courses
See the Core Curriculum Requirements42
Required courses in the major
Agricultural Economics
AEC 314Farm Management3
AG 1131Intro To Agriculture1
AG 392GLB/Appld Ethics US World Ag3
AGED 2301Agricultural Education Fundamentals and Curriculum Design3
AGED 371Agricultural & Youth Leadershi3
ALC 4312Senior Portfolio in Agricultural Leadership and Communications ((Taken Spring Term of Graduating Year))3
AMC 315Agri Systms Technology Mgmt3
AMC 423Natural Resources Management3
ANS 317Livestock Management Techniques3
ANS 1319Introduction to Animal Science3
ANS 1119Introduction to Animal Science Laboratory1
ANS 2319Livestock Handling and Presentation3
FDSC 1329Principles of Food Science3
or FDSC 318 Meat Technology
Select one of the following sequences:
Introduction to Horticulture
and Introduction to Horticulture Laboratory
Introduction to Plant Science
and Introduction to Plant Science Lab
PLS 303Introduction to Floral Design3
PLS 309Soil Science3
PLS 329Soil Science Laboratory1
Plus AMc electives 6 sh from:6
Agricultural Welding Techniques
Agricultural Safety
Housing and Home Improvement
Agri Power & Energy Management
Laboratory Management in Agricultural Mechanization
Independent Study
Special Topics
Plus PLS elective 3 sh from:3
Ornamental Plant Identification
Economic Entomology
Landscape Design
Plant Propagation
Soil Fert-Plant Nutrition
Field Crops
Forage and Pasture Crops
Introduction to Range Management
Interior Plantscaping
Plant Physiology
Geospatial Mapping
Crop Production Practicum
Greenhouse Management
Landscape Management
Turfgrass Management
Independent Study
Special Topics
Required support courses (with a minimum grade of D)
PSY 300Learning Processes and Development3
Select one of the following sequences: *
Survey of General Chemistry
and Experimental Survey of General Chemistry: Laboratory Section
General and Quantitative Chemistry I
and General and Quantitative Chemistry Laboratory I
and General Chemistry Tutorial I
Required certification courses
RDG 380Comprehension and Vocabulary in Middle and High Schools3
SED 300Teaching Profession3
AGED 404Supervised Experience Programs3
AGED 465Student Tch Secondary Sch6
AGED 470Methods of Teaching Agricultural Science and Technology3
AGED 471The Program of Instruction in Agricultural Science and Technology3
ALC 4301Professional Presentations in Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications3
Total Hours120

A grade of “C” or higher must be earned in all courses in this Major with the exception of the Support Course a grade of “D” is acceptable.

Students must earn a 2.75 GPA to be eligible for teacher certification.

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