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  Sep 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog

Animal Science, Agricultural Education Certification, B.S.


School of Agribusiness and Agriscience 
615-898-2523
 

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

The program leading to a major in Animal Science offers preparation for leadership careers in livestock and related industries.

Academic Map


Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Animal Science, Agricultural Education Certification, B.S., Academic Map   

Degree Requirements


General Education (41 hours)


General Education  requirements (shown in curricular listings below) include courses in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences.

The following General Education courses are required for this major:

  • BIOL 1030/1031 (Nat Sci)
  • PSCI 1030/1031 (Nat Sci)
  • MATH 1710 (Math) recommended

Major Requirements (43 hours)


Secondary Education Minor (30 hours)


See Secondary Education Minor  for further information.

Total hours in program: 120


Curriculum: Animal Science, Agricultural Education Certification


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

Freshman


Subtotal: 29-30 Hours


Sophomore


Subtotal: 31 Hours


Subtotal: 33 Hours


Subtotal: 27 Hours


NOTE:


*Electives must come from the following courses: HORS 3430 , ANSC 3470 , ANSC 3480 , ANSC 3490 , ANSC 3500 , ANSC 3540 , HORS 4090 , ANSC 4470 ANSC 4490  , ANSC 4520 , ANSC 4860 .