Agricultural Engineering Technology Plan

Bachelor of Science Degree. Agricultural Engineering Technology Major. Agricultural Engineering Technology Option. 

Visit the Agricultural Engineering Department page to learn more about the program.


Fall Semester
Spring Semester
Freshman Year

AGEN 150 Intro. to Agricultural Engineering - 3
GENG 121 Engineering Drawing - 3
CHEM 120 or 121 General Chemistry - 5-6
ENGL 100 Academic Reading and Writing - 3
PE Activity Course - 0.5
Total semester credits - 14.5-15.5

AGEN 185 Professional Seminar I - 1
SOIL 120 Introduction to Soil Science - 3
MATH 156 or 166 Calculus - 3-4
ANSC 111 or CROP 161 or FDSC 110 - 3
COMS 101 or 116 Oral Communications - 3
Social and Behavioral Science - 3   
Total semester credits - 16-17

Sophomore Year

AGEN 285 Professional Seminar II - 1
AGEN 240 Structures - 3
PHYS 151/152 or 161/162 Physics and Lab - 5
AGEC 230 Agricultural Economics - 3
GENG 235 Surveying - 3
Total semester credits - 15

GENG 265 Engineering Graphics - 3
GENG 245 Materials Design Requirements - 3
ENGL 200 Investigating Ideas: Read, Writing - 3
Humanities and Fine Arts - 3
Ag Engineering directed elective (200 Level) - 2-4
P ED 108 Health and Fitness for Life - 1
Total semester credits - 15-17

Junior
Year

AGEN 350 Applied Electricity - 3
AGEN 352 Food & Process Engineering - 3
AGEN 361 Machinery and Power Mechanics - 3
AGEN 363 Precision Agriculture Technology - 3
Global Perspectives - 3
Total semester credits - 15

AGEN 385 Professional Seminar III - 1
AGEN 355 Irrigation and Drainage - 3
AGEN 320 Internal Combustion Engines - 3
Ag Engineering directed elective (300 Level) - 3
Humanities and Fine Arts - 3
PE Activity Course - 0.5    
Total semester credits - 13.5

Senior
Year

AGEN 485 Professional Seminar IV - 1
AFES 492 Experiential Learning - 3
Social and Behavioral Science - 3
Ag Engineering directed elective (400 Level) - 3-4
Electives - 3-4
Total semester credits - 13-15

GENG 450 Engineering Project Management - 3
AGEN 451 Instrumentation and Electronics - 2
American Cultural Diversity - 3
Ethical Citizenship - 3
Electives - 4-6
Total semester credits - 15-17

Summary of Degree Requirements

General Education - 41-43 cr.
Core - 29 cr.
Option Requirements - 26-29 cr.
Required Supporting Courses - 4-14 cr.
Credits to Degree - 120 cr.

 

This academic plan is an example of how students might choose to fulfill program requirements within a period of four years. After consulting with their advisers students may make other course choices which would meet the program requirements and be more suitable for them.