Certificate in Plant Science

Plant Science


The Certificate in Plant Science provides a broad exposure to all types of agriculture pertinent to the animal industries, including animal production and nutrition. An internship experience is also included to provide a practical knowledge in animal science. While the Certificate in Animal Science may be completed as a stand alone certificate program, courses in this certificate may also be used to complete the Associate of Science in Agriculture or the Associate of Applied Science in General Agriculture. Courses included in this certificate may also be applied toward bachelor degrees at some four-year institutions.

Plant Science Certification RequirementsCredit Hours
AGR 103 Plant Science 3
AGR 104 Plant Science Lab 1
AGR 115 Sustainable Agriculture & the Environment 3
AGR 143 Introductory Forestry 3
AGR 144 Agricultural Economics 4
AGR 215 Soils 3
AGR 216 Soils Lab 1
AGR 275 Forage Crop Production 3
AGR 299 Agricultural Internship 3
Total Hours Required 24