Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (B.S.A.G.) Major in Agriculture Animal Science (Pre-Veterinary Concentration)

Minimum required: 120 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. Students cannot enroll in upper-level (3000 or 4000) agriculture courses until they have successfully completed MATH 1315 or MATH 1319, and CHEM 1341 and CHEM 1141.
  2. If two years of the same modern language are taken in high school, then no additional language hours will be required for the degree. In the absence of modern language taken in high school, then two semesters of the same modern language (1410 and 1420) must be taken at the college level, and the requirement will be added to the student's degree audit.

  3. Majors must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  4. Nine semester credit hours must be writing intensive (WI).
  5. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.

Course Requirements

Freshman
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
US 11001ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010)3
AG 11101AG 23103
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010)3POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3
MATH 1315 or 1319 (Mathematics Component Code 020)3PSY 1300 (Social & Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080)3
BIO 1330 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3AG 2313, 2379, or BIO 1331 (and BIO 1131)3-4
BIO 11301 
AG 14454 
 16 15-16
Sophomore
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
CHEM 1341 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3CHEM 13423
CHEM 11411CHEM 11421
HIST 1310 (American History Component Code 060)3AG 33143
POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3
COMM 1310 (Component Area Option Code 090/091)3HIST 1320 (American History Component Code 060)3
ENG Literature (Component Area Option Code 090/094)3PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy & Culture Component Code 040)3
 16 16
Junior
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
AG 33013AG 33313
CHEM 23413AG 33253
CHEM 21411CHEM 23423
COMM 2330 or 23383CHEM 21421
BIO 24004ENG 33033
 General Elective1
 14 14
Senior
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
CHEM 3375 or 43753AG 43073
PHYS 13153PHYS 13253
PHYS 11151PHYS 11251
AG 4326 or 43283AG 33523
AG 43253AG 33193
Agriculture Elective (3000-4000 level AG course)3 
 16 13
Total Hours: 120-121