Plant Systems Option

Freshman YearCredits
WRIT 101W - College Writing I3
BIOB 105CS - Introduction to Biotechnology3
BIOB 170IN - Principles of Biological Diversity4
CHMY 141 - College Chemistry I4
Select one of the following:3
BIOB 318 - Biometry*
STAT 216Q - Introduction to Statistics*
M 165Q - Calculus for Technology I*
BIOB 160 - Principles of Living Systems
or BIOB 260 - Cellular and Molecular Biology
CHMY 143 - College Chemistry II4
Select one of the following:3-4
M 161Q - Survey of Calculus*
M 166Q - Calculus for Technology II*
University Core and Electives11
Year Total: 39-40
Sophomore YearCredits
BIOB 375 - General Genetics3
CHMY 321 - Organic Chemistry I
or CHMY 211 - Elements of Organic Chemistry
BIOM 360 - General Microbiology5
CHMY 323 - Organic Chemistry II**4
ECNS 101IS - Economic Way of Thinking3
University Core and Electives8-12
Year Total: 27-31
Total Program Credits: 66-71

If a student takes BIOB 318 Biometry or STAT 216Q Introduction to Statistics, then the student must take M 161Q Survey of Calculus. If a student takes M 165Q Calculus for Technology I, then the student must take M 166Q Calculus for Technology II.


If a student takes CHMY 321 Organic Chemistry I, the student must take CHMY 323 Organic Chemistry II.

Junior YearCredits
BCH 380 - Biochemistry5
BIOB 430 - Plant Biotechnology3
BIOO 433 - Plant Physiology3
HORT 447 - Advanced Plant Propagation3
PHSX 205 - College Physics I4
PHSX 207 - College Physics II4
University Core and Electives8
Year Total: 30
Senior YearCredits
Select one of the following:1-6
BIOB 490R - Undergraduate Research
BIOB 498 - Internship/Cooperative Edu
BIOB 499 - Senior Thesis/Capstone2
BIOM 421 - Concepts of Plant Pathology3
BIOO 460 - Plant Metabolism3
Select one of the following:3-4
BCH 444R - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Methods
BIOM 455 - Research Mthds in Microbiology
University Core and Electives18-12
Year Total: 30
Total Program Credits: 60

Restricted Electives

Select five of the following:
AGSC 341Field Crop Prod3
AGSC 441Plant Breeding & Genetics3
AGSC 450Plant Disease Control3
BCH 441Biochemistry of Macromolecules3
BCH 442Metabolic Regulation3
BIOB 425Adv Cell & Molecular Biology3
BIOB 476RGene Construction4
BIOE 424Ecology of Fungi3
BIOM 410Microbial Genetics3
BIOM 423Mycology3
BIOM 430Applied and Environmental Microbiology4
BIOM 450Microbial Physiology3
BIOO 437Plant Development3
BIOO 458Plant Cell Physiology3