Dec 02, 2022  
2014-15 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-15 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Plant and Soil Science, Agricultural Education Certification, B.S.

School of Agribusiness and Agriscience 
Cliff RIcketts, program coordinator

Plant and Soil Science majors seeking certification to teach agricultural education in secondary schools (grades 7-12) must complete (1) the Plant and Soil Science major, (2) a minor in Secondary Education, and (3) professional agricultural education courses.

A major in Plant and Soil Science requires a minimum of 43 semester hours of courses to include

  1. 21 hours in Plant and Soil Science;
  2. an additional nine (9) hours from ABAS as indicated under the Plant and Soil Science major requirements; and
  3. a general core of ABAS 1000 , ABAS 1410 , ABAS 1610 , ABAS 2210 , and ABAS 3130 .

Curriculum: Plant and Soil Science, Agricultural Education Certification

Curricular listings include General Education  requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Science, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.


Subtotal: 29-30 Hours

Subtotal: 34 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours

Subtotal: 27 Hours

Total hours in program: 120


For certification to teach agriscience, students should see advisor.