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Mechanized Agriculture

Associate of Applied Science Degree

You can earn an associate of applied science degree in agriculture with an concentration in mechanized agriculture.
Note that not all courses for each program can be offered every semester.

You will need to successfully complete a minimum of 71.5 Credit Hours.

Courses

Recommended Core Courses

Core

53.5 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1005 Introduction to Agriculture Technology 3
AGRI 1030 Introduction to Soil Science 3
AGRI 1040 Introduction to Soil Science Lab 1
AGRI 1050 Farm Welding 1
AGRI 1060 Farm Welding Lab 2
AGRI 1130 Large Engine Maintenance 1
AGRI 1131 Plant Science 3
AGRI 1132 Plant Science Lab 1
AGRI 1140 Large Engine Maintenance Lab 2
AGRI 1280 Crop Chemicals 2
AGRI 1290 International Agriculture and Agribusiness 3
AGRI 1350 Tillage, Planting and Spraying Equipment 1
AGRI 1360 Tillage, Planting and Spraying Equipment Lab 1
AGRI 1400 Farm and Environmental Safety 2
AGRI 2010 Irrigation and Equipment 3
AGRI 2015 Farm and Ranch Management 4
AGRI 2100 Farm Electricity and Wiring 1
AGRI 2105 Farm Electricity and Wiring Lab 2
AGRI 2140 Advanced Farm Welding Projects 1
AGRI 2150 Advanced Farm Welding Projects Lab 2
AGRI 2200 Advanced Fertilizers 2
AGRI 2250 Grain Harvesting and Handling Systems 3
AGRI 2290 Agricultural Commodities Marketing 3
AGRI 2890 Agriculture Capstone Experience 1

Core Option Courses

Agriculture I

Select a minimum of 4 credit hours from the following
48 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1300 Cooperative Internship I 6
AGRI 2020 Crops and Irrigation 3
AGRI 2030 Crops and Irrigation Lab 1
AGRI 2040 Livestock Production 3
AGRI 2050 Livestock Production Lab 1

Agriculture II

See your advisor to identify which semester is best for your interests
58 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1025 Farm Experience Lab .5

Agriculture III

Select one
59 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1105 Issues in Agriculture I 1
AGRI 1120 Food-Agriculture-Natural Resources Systems 3

Required General Education Courses

Behavioral Science

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1420 Interpersonal Skills 3

Combination of Oral and Written Communication

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 1050 Workplace Communication 3

Mathematics

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
MATH 1020 Technical Mathematics I 3

Science or Technology

select from list or any other Natural Science course
2-6 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1500 Microcomputer Applications in Agriculture 3

Social Science

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1410 Introduction to the Economics of Agriculture 3

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