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Agriculture - AAS

Offered at: Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Henderson Community College, Hopkinsville Community College, Madisonville Community College, Owensboro Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 0103017039

May be available completely online. Please check with your academic advisor.

Course Title Credits
General Education
ENG 101Writing I3
ENG 102Writing II3
COM 181Basic Public Speaking3
Select one of the following four options:3
Applied Mathematics
Technical Mathematics
Technical Algebra and Trigonometry
College Algebra
AGR 101The Economics of Food and Agriculture3
Heritage/Humanites3
Select one of the following six options:4-5
Introduction to Biology
and Introduction to Biology Lab
Biology I
and Biology Laboratory I
Biology II
and Biology Laboratory II
Zoology with Laboratory
Botany with Laboratory
Principles of Biology I
and Principles of Biology Laboratory I
Select one of the following three options:4
Introductory General and Biological Chemistry
and Introductory General and Biological Chemistry Laboratory
Introductory General Chemistry
and Introductory General Chemistry Laboratory
General College Chemistry I
and General College Chemistry Laboratory I
Subtotal26-27
Technical Core
AGR 125Introduction to Fertilizers and Soils3
AGR 130Field Applications in Agriculture2
AGR 140Issues In Agriculture3
AGR 230Career Development in Agriculture3
AGR 240Introduction to Animal Science3
AGR 250Introduction to Plants/Crop Production3
Digital Literacy3
Subtotal20
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
Students must complete one of the tracks listed below to complete the AAS requirements.

Agriculture Business/Marketing Track

Offered at: Henderson Community College, Hopkinsville Community College, Madisonville Community College, Owensboro Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 010301705

Course Title Credits
Required
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
AGR 180Agricultural Internship I2
BAS 120Personal Finance3
Options
Select one of the following two options:9
Option 1
Principles of Microeconomics
and Principles of Macroeconomics
and Introduction to Business
Option 2
Agriculture Marketing and Sales
and Farm Financial Management
and Agriculture Business and Records
Two credits of Electives
Total Credits60-61

Agriculture Education Track

Offered at: Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Henderson Community College, Hopkinsville Community College, Madisonville Community College

Program Plan Number: 010301706

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
AGR 150Agricultural Power3
or AGR 160 Horticultural Science
AGR 180Agricultural Internship I2
EDU 201Introduction to American Education3
EDU 204Technology In the Classroom3
Electives3
Total Credits60-61

Agriculture Technology Track

Offered at: Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Henderson Community College, Hopkinsville Community College, Madisonville Community College, Owensboro Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 010301707

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
AGR 150Agricultural Power3
Select one of the following four options:5
Welding for Maintenance
and Welding for Maintenance Lab
Shielded Metal Arc Welding
and Shielded Metal Arc Welding Fillet Lab
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Fillet Lab
Gas Metal Arc Welding
and Gas Metal Arc Welding Fillet Lab
AGR 220Computers In The Agricultural Environment3
COE 199Cooperative Education: (Topic)3
Total Credits60-61

Agronomy Track

Offered at: Henderson Community College, Hopkinsville Community College, Madisonville Community College, Owensboro Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 010301708

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
AGR 135Herbaceous Plant Production3
AGR 215Weed Management3
AGR 245Pest Management3
AGR 180Agricultural Internship I2
Electives3
Total Credits60-61

Horticulture Track

Offered at: Henderson Community College, Madisonville Community College

Program Plan Number: 010301709

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
AGR 160Horticultural Science3
AGR 180Agricultural Internship I2
AGR 135Herbaceous Plant Production3
AGR 155Greenhouse Production3
AGR 225Fruit and Vegetable Production3
Total Credits60-61

Sustainable Agriculture Track

Offered at: Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Henderson Community College, Madisonville Community College

Program Plan Number: 010301710

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal46-47
AGR 160Horticultural Science3
AGR 180Agricultural Internship I2
AGR 260Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture3
AGR 270Introduction to Organic Agriculture3
Electives3
Total Credits60-61