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Urban Agriculture

Associate of Applied Science Degree

You can earn an associate of applied science degree in agriculture with a concentration in urban agriculture.


Note that not all courses for each program can be offered every semester.

You will need to successfully complete a minimum of 67 Credit Hours.

Courses

Recommended Core Courses

Core

Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1005 Precision Agriculture Systems 3
AGRI 1025 Farm Experience Lab .5
AGRI 1030 Introduction to Soil Science 3
AGRI 1105 Issues in Agriculture I 1
AGRI 1150 Introduction to Entomology 3
AGRI 1310 Agricultural Marketing System 3
BIOS 2020 Introduction to Environmental Issues 4
HORT 1010 Horticulture Science 4
HORT 1040 Introduction to Soil Science Lab 1
HORT 1070 Plant Propagation 2
HORT 1080 Plant Propagation Lab 1
HORT 1090 Integrated Pest Management 2
HORT 2020 Nursery and Greenhouse Management 4
HORT 2080 Woody Plant Identification 3
HORT 2090 Herbaceous Plant Identification 3
HORT 2160 Vegetable Gardening and Farm Production 3
HORT 2165 Value-Added Diversified Marketing 3
HORT 2180 Irrigation and Equipment 3
HORT 2890 Agriculture Capstone Experience 1

Core Option Courses

Urban Agriculture

must select at least 4 credit hours
4 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1115 Issues in Agriculture II 1
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
AGRI 2115 Global Opportunities in Agriculture 4
HORT 1300 Cooperative Internship I 8

Required General Education Courses

Agriculture

9 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1410 Introduction to the Economics of Agriculture 3
AGRI 1420 Interpersonal Skills 3
AGRI 1500 Microcomputer Applications in Agriculture 3

English / Literature

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

Suggested Elective Courses

Electives

Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
AGRI 1145 Introduction to Natural Resources 3
AGRI 1530 Introduction to Water Resources 3
BIOS 1050 General Botany 4
HORT 2140 Hydroponic Growing Systems 2
HORT 2150 Annual Flower Identification, Production and Care 2

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