Beef Cattle Management Degree

Specified General Education Courses (18 hours)

    Foundation Studies (12 Credit Hours)

  • ENG 101 English Comp I (3 Credit Hours)
  • ENG 102 English Comp II (3 Credit Hours)
  • COMM 100 Fundamentals of Oral Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • HHP 200 Personal Wellness (3 Credit Hours)
  • MATH 110 College Algebra (3 Credit Hours)
  • MIS 101 Intro to Computer Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)

Elective/Specified General Education Courses: Liberal Arts (37 hours)

    International Studies (6 Credit Hours)

    Humanities (9 Credit Hours)

  • COMM 318 Intro to Organizational Communication (3 Credit Hours)
  • IDS 350 Diversity in the United States or
    beginning Modern Language course (3 Credit Hours)
  • Electives (6 Credit Hours)
  • Math and Natural Sciences (10 Credit Hours)

  • BIOL 180 Principles of Biology (3 Credit Hours)
  • BIOL 180L Principles of Biology Laboratory (1 Credit Hour)
  • CHEM 112 General Chemistry I (2 Credit Hours)
  • CHEM 112L General Chemistry I Lab (1 Credit Hour)
  • CHEM 114 General Chemistry II (3 Credit Hours)
  • CHEM 114L General Chemistry II Lab (1 Credit Hour)
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • ECFI 201 Principles of Economics: Micro (3 Credit Hours)
  • Electives (6 Credit Hours)
  • Upper-division Integrative Course (3 Credit Hours)

Department Major Requirements: Core Courses (24 hours)

  • AGRI 111 Animal Science (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 112 Agronomic Crop Science (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 112L Agronomic Crop Science Lab (1 Credit Hour)
  • AGRI 113 Introduction to Agribusiness (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 211 Marketing Farm Products (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 220 Agricultural Accounting (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 311 Farm Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 321 Agricultural Law (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 475 Seminar (1 Credit Hour)

Beef Cattle Management Option (44 hours)

  • AGRI 114 Technology of Livestock Selection and Evaluation I (2 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 214 Principles of Feeding (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 313 Anatomy and Physiology (4 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 400 Discussions in Beef Cattle Management I, II, III, IV (4 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 411 Beef Feedlot Technology and Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 480 Beef Management Internship (12 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 490 Techniques and Technology in Beef Cattle Production (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 610 Beef Cattle Production and Management (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 615 Genetics of Livestock Improvement (3 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 616 Reproductive Physiology of Domestic Animals (4 Credit Hours)
  • AGRI 617 Animal Nutrition (3 Credit Hours)

Cognates (12 hours)

  • LDRS 300 Introduction to Leadership Concepts (3 Credit Hours)
  • LDRS 302 Introduction to Leadership Behavior (3 Credit Hours)
  • LDRS 310 Field Work in Leadership Studies (3 Credit Hours)
  • BIOL 695 Range Management (3 Credit Hours)

TOTAL: 124 Credit Hours