2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Horticulture Major, 37 hours: B.S.—Minor Required OR Collateral Field Listed Below

CIP: 011103

A major in horticulture provides opportunity for study of vegetable and fruit production, turfgrass management, greenhouse and nursery management, and landscape design.

Several of the courses in the Horticulture major have prerequisites of AGRI 03130 or BIOL 04112/ BIOL 04113 and AGRI 03234.

Requirements

The Northwest Core (48-52 hours)

Must include the following:

MATH 17118College Algebra

3

See advisor for placement in Northwest Core Science requirements.

Required Courses

AGRI 03130Plant Science

4

AGRI 03234Fundamentals of Soil Science

4

AGRI 03296Seminar

1

AGRI 03380Plant Propagation

3

AGRI 03381Applied Entomology

3

AGRI 03582Plant Diseases

3

Advisor-approved courses in horticulture

19

Total Credit Hours:37

Collateral Field Courses

(if minor is not chosen) Choose 24 hours from the following:

GEOL 27110General Geology

3

GEOL 27111General Geology Laboratory

1

GEOL 27360Environmental Geology

4

CHEM 24242Organic Chemistry

3

CHEM 24243Organic Chemistry Laboratory

1

CHEM 24342Organic Chemistry I

3

CHEM 24343Organic Chemistry I Laboratory

2

CHEM 24362Elementary Biochemistry

3

CHEM 24363Elementary Biochemistry Laboratory

1

BIOL 04112General Botany

3

BIOL 04113General Botany Laboratory

1

BIOL 04140General Microbiology

4

BIOL 04261Local Flora

2

BIOL 04350Genetics

4

BIOL 04376Basic Ecology

4

BIOL 04412Plant Anatomy and Morphology

4

BIOL 04430Plant Physiology

4

BIOL 04576Methods in Plant and Animal Ecology

3

MATH 17114General Statistics

3

Total Credit Hours:24

GEOL 27110, GEOL 27111 and MATH 17114: Cannot be used to fulfill any Northwest Core requirement.

NOTE: Grade Requirement: Students may have no more than seven hours of “D” in courses required by this major.