Oct 28, 2020  
2020-21 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-21 Undergraduate Catalog

Animal Science, B.S.


Agriculture  
615-898-5217
Kevin Downs, program coordinator
Kevin.Downs@mtsu.edu
 

The program leading to a major in Animal Science offers preparation for leadership careers in animal agriculture and related fields.

Academic Map


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

Animal Science, B.S., Academic Map   

Degree Requirements


General Education 41 hours
Major Requirements 44 hours
Supporting Courses 27-28 hours*
Electives 7-16 hours
TOTAL 120 hours

*This program requires courses that can also fulfill requirements of the General Education curriculum. If program requirements are also used to fulfill General Education requirements, the number of elective hours will increase.

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 courses required by the program meet General Education requirements:

Major Requirements (44 hours)


Supporting Courses (27-28 hours)


Electives (7-16 hours)


  • Minimum of 9 (or 5) must be upper-division

Curriculum: Animal Science


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

Freshman


Subtotal: 31-32 Hours


Sophomore


Subtotal: 29-30 Hours


Junior


Subtotal: 31 Hours


Senior


Subtotal: 29 Hours


NOTE:


*Electives must come from the following courses: HORS 3430 , ANSC 3450 , ANSC 3470 , ANSC 3480 , POUL 3490 , ANSC 3500 , ANSC 3540 , HORS 4090 ANSC 4260 ANSC 4470 ANSC 4490 , ANSC 4520 , ANSC 4860 POUL 3600 .