Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Insect Science

IPM & Pest Science Option 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
ENTO 115 Insect Biology 3 cr
ENTO 116 Insect Identification 1 cr
LIFE 120 Fundamentals of Biology I 3 cr
LIFE 120L Fundamentals of Biology I Laboratory 1 cr
MATH 102 Trigonometry 2 cr
Total Credits 13
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ENGL 150, 151 or 254 or JGEN 120 or 200 3 cr
AECN 141 Introduction to the Economics of Agriculture 3 cr
ENTO 109 Beekeeping 2 cr
STAT 218 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr
NRES 211 Introduction to Conservation Biology 3 cr
Total Credits 14

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I 4 cr
ALEC 102 or COMM 109, 209 or 286 or JGEN 300 3 cr
ENTO 300 Toxins in the Environment 3 cr
PLPT 270 Biological Invaders 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
AGRO 426/826 Invasive Plants 3 cr
AGRO 153 Soil Resources 4 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
ACE 5 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 16

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
ENTO 400 Biology and Classification of Insects 4 cr
ACE 7 3 cr
AGRI 388 Employment Seminar 1 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
NRES 220 Principles of Ecology 3 cr
NRES 222 Ecology Laboratory 1 cr
ACE 9 3 cr
ENTO 406/806 Insect Ecology 3 cr
AGRI 400 Job Survival 1 cr
AGRI 115 Biotechnology: Food, Health and Environment 3 cr
Total Credits 14
Summer Sessions
Course Credit Hours
ENTO 412/812 Entomology and Pest Management 3 cr
Total Credits 3

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
ENTO 401/801 Insect Physiology 3 cr
PLPT 369 Introductory Plant Pathology 3 cr
ENTO 395 Experiential Learning for Career Development in Insect Science 3 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ENTO 485 Current Issues in Entomology 3 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
ENTO 395 Experiential Learning for Career Development in Insect Science 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15

Science Option 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
SCIL 101 Science and Decision-Making for a Complex World 3 cr
MATH 106 Calculus I 5 cr
ENTO 115 Insect Biology 3 cr
ENTO 116 Insect Identification 1 cr
LIFE 120 Fundamentals of Biology I 3 cr
LIFE 120L Fundamentals of Biology I Laboratory 1 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ENGL 150, 151 or 254 or JGEN 120 or 200 3 cr
AECN 141 Introduction to the Economics of Agriculture 3 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
LIFE 121 Fundamentals of Biology II 3 cr
LIFE 121L Fundamentals of Biology II Laboratory 1 cr
Total Credits 13

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I 4 cr
ALEC 102 or COMM 109, 209 or 286 or JGEN 300 3 cr
BIOS 205 Genetics, Molecular and Cellular Biology Laboratory 2 cr
BIOS 206 General Genetics 4 cr
Elective 2 cr
Total Credits 15
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 110 General Chemistry II 4 cr
BIOS 207 Ecology and Evolution 4 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
ACE 5 3 cr
Total Credits 14

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 251 Organic Chemistry I 3 cr
ENTO 400 Biology and Classification of Insects 4 cr
ACE 7 3 cr
AGRI 388 Employment Seminar 1 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
BIOC 321 Elements of Biochemistry 3 cr
BIOC 321L Laboratory for Elements of Biochemistry 1 cr
BIOS XXX 3 cr
ENTO 406/806 Insect Ecology 3 cr
AGRI 400 Job Survival 1 cr
AGRI 115 Biotechnology: Food, Health and Environment 3 cr
ACE 9 3 cr
Total Credits 17

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
ENTO 401/801 Insect Physiology 3 cr
PHYS 151 Elements of Physics 4 cr
ENTO 395 Experiential Learning for Career Development in Insect Science 3 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
Professional Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
ENTO 485 Current Issues in Entomology 3 cr
ENTO XXX 3 cr
ENTO 395 Experiential Learning for Career Development in Insect Science 3 cr
Professional Elective 3 cr
Professional Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 15
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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