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Crop & Weed Sciences (AA/AS)

Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS)

Featured Faculty - Agriculture

 Beau Anderson
 Beau Anderson 
Associate Professor
701.774.4241

 

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    Degree Requirements

    16 credits completed in residence
    2.00 (C) grade point average
    62 total credits
    ASC 100-Freshman Seminar

    Associate in Arts (AA)
    General Education Requirements

    Associate in Science (AS)
    General Education Requirements

    This curriculum prepares students for employment in sales, research, and crop consulting for seed and chemical businesses in natural resource conservation areas and production agriculture.

    The curriculum outlined below is based on most common baccalaureate program requirements.  Students may earn an Associate's degree in Liberal Arts at WSC, but must transfer to a baccalaureate campus to complete a Bachelor's degree in Crop & Weed Sciences.

    Suggested Courses                                                                          Credits

    ANSC 114
    AGEC 242
    AGEC 244
    BIOL 150
    BIOL 151
    CHEM 121
    CHEM 122
    ENGL 125
    H&CE 241
    PLSC 101
    PLSC 110
    PLSC 220
    PLSC 223
    PLSC 225
    SOIL 210

    Introduction to Animal Science
    Introduction to Agricultural Managment
    Introduction to Agricultural Marketing
    General Biology I L/L
    General Biology II L/L
    General Chemistry I L/L
    General Chemistry II L/L
    Introduction to Professional Writing
    Leadership & Presentation Techniques
    Introduction to Biotechnology
    World Food Crops
    Principles of Forage Production
    Principles of Weed Science
    Principles of Crop Production
    Introduction to Soil Science

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    The courses listed above are reflective of those most commonly required in preparation for transfer to another college or university. For specific baccalaureate degree requirements, students should consult the catalog of the campus to which they intend to transfer.