Agriculture, General Associate in Science

The  Associate of Science in General Agriculture prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of agriculture through the study of soil and plant nutrition, plant science, pesticides, and more. Students will also learn the basic computer and business skills needed to succeed in agriculture and farming. Upon successful completion of this degree, students will be prepared for careers or employment as farm managers and in retail sales in agriculture. 

Semester 1

Course Code Title Units
AGPS 001 Soils & Plant Nutrition 4
AGPS 005 Plant Science 3
AGPS 005L Plant Science Lab 1
ENG 001A English Composition 4
COD GE Area D Kinesiology Activity Requirement 1

Semester 2

Course Code Title Units
CIS 010  Computer Literacy
AGPS 032 Pesticide Laws & Regulations 2
AGEH 030  Landscape Equipment 2
AGBU 059B Careers 1
MATH 049  Intermediate Algebra or any Math from COD GE Area C4 4


Course Code Title Units
AGEH 095A Environmental Horticulture Turfgrass Work Experience 4

Semester 3

Course Code Title Units
AGEH 001 Horticulture 3
AGEH 005 Ornamental Plant Identification 3
AGBU 059A Leadership 1
AGEH 027 Turfgrass & Landscape Pest Management 3
COD GE Area C2 Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
COD GE Area D Kinesiology Activity Requirement 1

Semester 4

Course Code Title Units
AGPS 002 Entomology - General & Applied 4
BUAC 051 Accounting for Entrepreneurs & Business Managers 3
CART 060 Sanitation and Safety 2
NR 001 Conservation of Natural Resources 3
NR 001L Conservation of Natural Resources Lab 1
COD GE Area C3 Arts, Humanities and Culture 3

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