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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Integrated Pest Management, AS S0311

Program: S0311
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AGOR 1 Horticultural Science 3.0
AGOR 30 Orn Plants--Trees & Shrub 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
A/AS ARTS AA/AS GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AGOR 50 Soil Science & Management 3.0
AGOR 29 Orn Plants--Herbaceous 3.0
AGOR 91 Work Exp in Horticulture 2.0
A/AS MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
Total:   13.0
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS AMIST AA/AS GE D1 Hist & Poli Sc Cr 3.0
AGOR 91 Work Exp in Horticulture 1.0
Total:   4.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AGOR 62 Irrig Principles & Design 3.0
AGOR 63 Irrigation Systems Mgmt 3.0
AGOR 35 Orn Plants - Southwest 3.0
BIOL 2 Plant and Animal Biology 4.0
BIOL 3 (or) Ecology and Field Biology
BIOL 4 (or) Biology for Majors
BIOL 8 (or) Cell & Molecular Biology
BIOL 20 (or) Marine Biology
BIOL 21 (or) Marine Biology Laboratory
BIOL 34 (or) Genetics
BTNY 3 (or) Plant Structure&Diversity
CHEM 10 (or) Chemistry-Allied Health
CHEM 40 (or) Intro General Chemistry
CHEM 50 (or) General Chemistry I
CHEM 51 (or) General Chemistry II
CHEM 80 (or) Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 81 (or) Organic Chemistry II
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS SELF AA/AS E LifelongUnderst Course 3.0
A/AS PE Meet AA/AS Phys Well-Being Req 0.5
Total:   3.5
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AGOR 39 Turf Grass Prod. Mgt. 3.0
AGOR 2 Plant Prop/Greenhouse Mgt 6.0
AGOR 15 (or) Interior Landscaping
AGOR 32 (or) Landscaping/Nursery Mgmt
AGOR 35 (or) Orn Plants - Southwest
AGOR 40 (or) Sports Turf Management
AGOR 75 (or) Urban Arboriculture
BIOL 2 Plant and Animal Biology 4.0
BIOL 4 (or) Biology for Majors
BIOL 8 (or) Cell & Molecular Biology
BIOL 20 (or) Marine Biology
BIOL 21 (or) Marine Biology Laboratory
BIOL 34 (or) Genetics
BTNY 3 (or) Plant Structure&Diversity
CHEM 10 (or) Chemistry-Allied Health
CHEM 40 (or) Intro General Chemistry
CHEM 50 (or) General Chemistry I
CHEM 51 (or) General Chemistry II
CHEM 80 (or) Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 81 (or) Organic Chemistry II
Total:   13.0
Certificate: Horticulture Science N0469 Submit petition to Admissions & Records
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS HUM AA/AS GE C2 Humanities Course 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
AGOR 24 Integrated Pest Mgt 3.0
AGAG 1 Food Land Use & Poli--GP 3.0
AGOR 40 Sports Turf Management 3.0
AGOR 2 Plant Prop/Greenhouse Mgt 3.0
AGOR 15 (or) Interior Landscaping
AGOR 32 (or) Landscaping/Nursery Mgmt
AGOR 40 (or) Sports Turf Management
AGOR 75 (or) Urban Arboriculture
Total:   12.0
AGOR 64 certificate: Nursery Management N0628 Certificate: Sports Turf Management N0639 Certificate: Tree Care & Maintenance N0641 Completion of additional courses: AGOR 51/75 Completion of additional courses: AGOR 62/63 Completion: AGOR 2 & 32 electives and additional Integrated Pest Management, AS S0311 Submit petitions to Admissions & Records
Program Notes

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100 or by completing READ 90.  Complete the online Assessment Questionnaire (AQ) at https://www.mtsac.edu/assessment/aq/

Science Courses-choose at least six units from the following:

6

BIOL 1

General Biology

 

BIOL 2*

Plant and Animal Biology

 

BIOL 3

Ecology and Field Biology

 

BIOL 4*

Biology for Majors

 

or BIOL 4H

Biology for Majors - Honors

BIOL 8*

Cell and Molecular Biology

 

BIOL 20

Marine Biology

 

BIOL 21

Marine Biology Laboratory

 

BIOL 34

Fundamentals of Genetics

 

BTNY 3

Plant Structures, Functions, and Diversity

 

CHEM 10

Chemistry for Allied Health Majors

 

CHEM 20*

Introductory Organic and Biochemistry

 

CHEM 40

Introduction to General Chemistry

 

CHEM 50*

General Chemistry I

 

or CHEM 50H

General Chemistry I - Honors

CHEM 51*

General Chemistry II

 

CHEM 80*

Organic Chemistry I

 

CHEM 81*

Organic Chemistry II

 

*This course has a prerequisite course-refer to college catalog to view prerequisite course.

 

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