Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (B.S.A.G.) Major in Agriculture Animal Science

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. 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)3ANTH 1312, GEO 1310, PSY 1300, or SOCI 1310 (Social & Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080)3
BIO 1330 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3AG 23903
BIO 11301 
AG 14454 
 16 15
Sophomore
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
CHEM 1341 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3AG 2313 or 23793
CHEM 11411CHEM 1342 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3
HIST 1310 (American History Component Code 060)3ENG LIterature (Institutional Component Code 090/094)3
POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3CHEM 11421
COMM 1310 (Institutional Component Code 090/091)3HIST 1320 (American History Component Code 060)3
AG 23833PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy & Culture Component Code 040)3
 16 16
Junior
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
AG 33013AG 33313
AG 33143AG 33253
AG 33193AG 34264
BIO 13313ENG 33033
BIO 11311General Elective1
ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3 
 16 14
Senior
Fall SemesterHoursSpring SemesterHours
AG 43263AG 43073
AG 43253AG 33523
AG 2345, 3345, or (3 Hour Agriculture Elective [3000-4000 level AG course])3AG 43283
AG 43303AG 3321 or 33303
AG 3317, 3318, or 33513 
 15 12
Total Hours: 120