Agricultural Biology Concentration

Agricultural Biology Concentration

Major Upper Division Courses (Minimum of 43 units) 

Corse Courses (Minimum of 22 units). One course from each area. 

A. Capstone Course/WP (3)

  • AGEC 4400 Agribusiness Entrepreneurship WP (3) 
  • AGST 4450 Research Methods in Agriculture WP (3)

B. Methodology/Technology of Agriculture

  • GEOG 4750 Geographic Information Systems (3)
  • GEOG 4770 Remote Sensing of the Environment (3) 

C. Physical/Biological Aspects of Agriculture

  • AGST 3950 Tree & Fruit Crop Production and Management (3) 
  • AGST 4070 Agricultural Geography (4)
  • AGST 4080 Sustainable Agriculture (3) 

D. Business/Economics of Agriculture

  • Econ 4640 Economics and  Agriculture (3) 

E. Agriculture Policy and Regulation

  • PSCI 4326 Agricultural Policy and Regulations (4)

F. Labor/Personnel Management

  • AGST 3100 Leadership and Labor Issues in Agriculture (3)

G. Internship

  • AGST 4940 Ag Studies Internship (1-4) 

1a. BOTY/MBIO- One Course (4-5 units) 

  • BOTY 3500 Plant Pathology (4)
  • BOTY 3700 Flowering Plants (4) 

1b. Ento/Zoo- One Course (4 units)

  • AGST 3900 Integrated Pest Management (4)
  • ENTO 3000 Principles of Entomology (4)
  • ENTO 4800 Agricultural Entomology (4)
  • ZOOL 4430 Invertebrate Zoology (4)

2. Ecology- One Course (3-4 units) 

  • BIOL 4200 Ecological Agriculture (3)
  • BOTY 4600 Plant Ecology (4)
  • AGST 4080 Sustainable Agriculture (3)
  • GEOG 3020 Human Ecology (3) 

3. Upper Division Electives- Choose 3 courses (9 units) 

  • BIOL 4300 Conservation Biology (3)
  • BOTY 3000 Principles of Plant Propagation (3) 
  • ENTO 3000 Principles of Entomology (4) 
  • BOTY 3500 Introductory Plant Pathology (4) 
  • BOTY 4200 Plant Physiology (4) 
  • BOTY 4000 Medicinal Plants and Herbs (4) 
  • AGST 3900 Integrated Pest Management (4) 
  • GEOG 4770 Remote Sensing (3) 
  • AGST 4070 Agricultural Geography (4)