Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Horticulture

Entrepreneurship Option 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 131 3 cr
HORT 133 Horticultural Plant Science Laboratory 1 cr
ENGL 150, 151, 254; JGEN 120, 200, 300 3 cr
HORT 153 4 cr
MATH 104 Applied Calculus 3 cr
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
Total Credits 17
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
MSYM 109 Physical Principles in Agriculture and Life Sciences 4 cr
HORT 221 Plant Propagation 3 cr
STAT 218 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr
ECON 212 Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr
HORT 200 Landscape and Environmental Appreciation 3 cr
Total Credits 16

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 212 Landscape Plants I 3 cr
COMM 109 or 209 3 cr
ACE 5 3 cr
CHEM 105 Chemistry in Context I 4 cr
HORT 388 Agribusiness Entrepreneurship 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 213 Landscape Plants II 3 cr
BIOS 109 General Botany 4 cr
ECON 211 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 cr
ACCT 201 Introductory Accounting I 3 cr
Total Credits 13
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
HORT 395 Career Experience 1 cr
Total Credits 1

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT Elective 3 cr
ACCT 202 Introductory Accounting II 3 cr
BLAW 371 Legal Environment 3 cr
Free Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 12
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ACE 9 3 cr
HORT 352 Production and Physiology of Horticultural Crops 2 cr
HORT 353, HORT 354, or HORT 355 2 cr
HORT 462 Nursery Management and Crop Production 4 cr
HORT 275 4 cr
Total Credits 15

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 488/888 Business Management for Agricultural Enterprises 3 cr
HORT Elective 3 cr
Pest Management 3 cr
Free Elective 3 cr
MRKT 341 Marketing 3 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ACE 8 3 cr
HORT Elective 3 cr
Pest Management 3 cr
MNGT 361 Human Resource Management 3 cr
Free Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15

Landscape Design 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
HORT 131 3 cr
HORT 133 Horticultural Plant Science Laboratory 1 cr
MATH 102 Trigonometry 2 cr
Ace 5 3 cr
ENGL 150 (ACE 1) 3 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
NRES 220 3 cr
HORT 221 Plant Propagation 3 cr
Free Elective 3 cr
HORT 200 (ACE 7) 3 cr
MSYM 109 (ACE 4) 4 cr
Total Credits 16

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 212 Landscape Plants I 3 cr
HORT 228 3 cr
HORT 265 Visual Communication for Landscape Design 3 cr
HORT 227 3 cr
CHEM 105 (ACE 4) 4 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 213 Landscape Plants II 3 cr
HORT 267 Introduction to Landscape Design Studio 3 cr
HORT 153 4 cr
HORT 275 3 cr
COMM 209 (ACE 2) 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
HORT 395 Career Experience 1 cr
Total Credits 1

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 214 Herbaceous Landscape Plants 3 cr
HORT 467 Planting Design 4 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
HORT 395 1 cr
STAT 218 (ACE 3) 3 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
Landscape & Ecology Elective 3 cr
HORT 453 Urban Soil Properties and Management 3 cr
HORT 388 3 cr
ACE 9 3 cr
HORT 300 OR HORT 301 3 cr
Total Credits 15
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
HORT 395 Career Experience 1 cr
Total Credits 1

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
Business Elective 3 cr
Landscape & Ecology Elective 3 cr
Free Elective 3 cr
ECON 211 OR 212 OR AECN 141 3 cr
Free Elective 2 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 462 or HORT 470 3-4 cr
HORT 300 or HORT 301 3 cr
Free Elective 3 cr
HORT 469 (ACE 10) 4 cr
Total Credits 13

Plant Science Option 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 133 Horticultural Plant Science Laboratory 1 cr
HORT 131 3 cr
ENTO 115 Insect Biology 3 cr
ENTO 116 Insect Identification 1 cr
MATH 104 or MATH 106 3-5 cr
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 153 4 cr
HORT 221 Plant Propagation 3 cr
BIOS 109 General Botany 4 cr
HORT 200 Landscape and Environmental Appreciation 3 cr
COMM 109 or 209 3 cr
Total Credits 17

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I 4 cr
STAT 218 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr
HORT 212 Landscape Plants I 3 cr
HORT 352 Production and Physiology of Horticultural Crops 2 cr
HORT 353, HORT 354, or HORT 355 2 cr
HORT or Free Elective 2-3 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 110 General Chemistry II 4 cr
ECON 211 or ECON 212 3 cr
HORT 213 Landscape Plants II 3 cr
AGRO 315 Genetics 4 cr
ACE 5 3 cr
Total Credits 17
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
HORT 395 Career Experience 1 cr
Total Credits 1

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
PLPT 369 Introductory Plant Pathology 3 cr
PLPT 369L Introductory Plant Pathology Lab 1 cr
ENGL 150, 151, 254; JGEN 120, 200, 300 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3-5 cr
CHEM 255 Biological Organic Chemistry 3 cr
CHEM 257 Biological Organic Chemistry Laboratory 1 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
PHYS 141 Elementary General Physics I 5 cr
AGRO 325 Introductory Plant Physiology 4 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
BIOC 321/321L or BIOC 431/433 4 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3-4 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
ACE 10 or HORT Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 13
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ACE 10 or HORT Elective 3 cr
ACE 9 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 2 cr
Total Credits 14

Production Option 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 133 Horticultural Plant Science Laboratory 1 cr
HORT 131 3 cr
ENTO 115 Insect Biology 3 cr
ENTO 116 Insect Identification 1 cr
MATH 102, MATH 104, or MATH 106 2-5 cr
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
Total Credits 13
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 153 4 cr
HORT 221 Plant Propagation 3 cr
BIOS 109 General Botany 4 cr
HORT 200 Landscape and Environmental Appreciation 3 cr
ENGL 150, 151, 254; JGEN 120, 200, 300 3 cr
Total Credits 17

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I 4 cr
STAT 218 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr
HORT 212 Landscape Plants I 3 cr
HORT 352 Production and Physiology of Horticultural Crops 2 cr
HORT 353, HORT 354, or HORT 355 2 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 110 General Chemistry II 4 cr
ECON 211 or ECON 212 3 cr
HORT 213 Landscape Plants II 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
COMM 109 or 209 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
HORT 395 Career Experience 1 cr
Total Credits 1

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
PLPT 369 Introductory Plant Pathology 3 cr
PLPT 369L Introductory Plant Pathology Lab 1 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
HORT 353, HORT 354, and/or HORT 355 4 cr
CHEM 255 Biological Organic Chemistry 3 cr
CHEM 257 Biological Organic Chemistry Laboratory 1 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
AGRO 325 Introductory Plant Physiology 4 cr
HORT 462 Nursery Management and Crop Production 4 cr
ENTO 403 or HORT Elective 3-4 cr
ACE 5 3 cr
Total Credits 14

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
AGRO 315 Genetics 4 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
PHYS 141 Elementary General Physics I 5 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 325 Greenhouse Practices and Management 4 cr
ACE 9 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
ENTO 403 or HORT Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 13

Sustainable Food Production Option 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
HORT 133 Horticultural Plant Science Laboratory 1 cr
HORT 131 3 cr
HORT 212 Landscape Plants I 3 cr
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
MATH 102, MATH 104, or MATH 106 2-5 cr
Total Credits 12
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 153 4 cr
HORT 221 Plant Propagation 3 cr
NRES 220 Principles of Ecology 3 cr
ACE 7 (HORT 200 recommended) 3 cr
ENGL 150, 151, 254; JGEN 120, 200, 300 3 cr
Total Credits 16

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I 4 cr
STAT 218 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
AGRO 269 Principles of Soil Management 3 cr
HORT 388 Agribusiness Entrepreneurship 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 110 General Chemistry II 4 cr
ECON 211 or ECON 212 3 cr
HORT 213 Landscape Plants II 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
COMM 209 or 286 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
HORT 395 Career Experience 1 cr
Total Credits 1

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
PLPT 369 Introductory Plant Pathology 3 cr
PLPT 369L Introductory Plant Pathology Lab 1 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
HORT 352 Production and Physiology of Horticultural Crops 2 cr
HORT 353 Vegetable Crop Production Laboratory 2 cr
HORT 354 Fruit Production Laboratory 2 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
AGRO 325 Introductory Plant Physiology 4 cr
AGRO 366 Soil Nutrient Relationships 4 cr
ENTO 403 or ACE 5 3-4 cr
HORT 435 or HORT 439 3 cr
Total Credits 14

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
AGRO 315 Genetics 4 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
PHYS 141 Elementary General Physics I 5 cr
HORT or Free Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
HORT 435 or HORT 439 4 cr
ACE 9 3 cr
HORT 488/888 Business Management for Agricultural Enterprises 3 cr
ENTO 403 or ACE 5 3 cr
Total Credits 13
PLEASE NOTE

This document represents a sample 4-year plan for degree completion with this major. Actual course selection and sequence may vary and should be discussed individually with your college or department academic adviser. Advisers also can help you plan other experiences to enrich your undergraduate education such as internships, education abroad, undergraduate research, learning communities, and service learning and community-based learning.

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