Department of Crop Sciences

Courses in the Online Program

The total hours needed for the MS online degree in Crop Sciences is 32 with at least 12 hours at the 500 level.  In these 32 hours the majority must be chosen from the MS online Core Curriculum shown below.  One can take additional core courses to fulfill the total number of hours or take additional courses in other departments such as NRES, FSHN, IB, etc.  If there is any question of the eligibility of a course contact the Crop Science MS online coordinator before taking the course. ** Only for students starting Summer of 16 and beyond. Enrolled students will continue their course plan.

CPSC Expected Course Offerings

Fall 2017 courses

CPSC 408 – CRN 68320 - Integrated Pest Management (3 hr)

CPSC 440 – CRN 50432 – Applied Statistical Methods I (4 hr)

CPSC 466 – CRN 46800 – Genomics for Plant Improvement (2 hr)

CPSC 588 – CRN 67252 – Plant Biochemistry (4 hr)

CPSC 594 – CRN 62144 – Professional Orientation CPSC (1 hr)

Summer 2017

CPSC 413 -  CRN 39104 – Agriculture, Food and the Environment (2 hr)

CPSC 416 – CRN 39015 – Native Plants and Agroecosystems (4 hr0

HORT 421 – CRN 39146 – Horticulture Physiology (4 hr)

**Link to CPSC and other department courses

 

Online MS Program Core Courses

CPSC 594 – Professional Orientation CPSC (1 hr)*Required

CPSC 505 – Research Methods in Plant Sciences (4 hr) *Required

Crops/Crop Production – Two Required

CPSC 412 – Principles of Crop Advising (3 hrs)

CPSC 415 – Bioenergy Crops (3 hrs)

HORT 434 – Designing Urban Agriculture (2 hrs)

HORT 435 – Urban Food Production (3 hrs)

Genetics/Plant Breeding – One Required

CPSC 466 – Genomics for Plant Improvement (2 hrs)

CPSC 555 – Crop Germplasm Resources (2 hrs)

CPSC 563 – Chromosomes (3 hrs)

Plant Physiology/Biochemistry – One Required

CPSC 499 – Organic Chemistry for Plant Sciences (4 hrs)

CPSC 588 – Plant Biochemistry (4 hrs)

HORT 421 – Horticultural Physiology (4hrs)

HORT 442 – Plant Nutrition (4 hrs)

Insects/Soils/Pathology – One Required

CPSC 408 – Integrated Pest Management (3 hrs)

Environmental Aspects – One Required

CPSC 413 – Agriculture, Food and The Environment (2 hrs)

HORT 419 – Native Plants and Agroecosystems (4 hrs)

HORT 430 – Children and Nature (2 hrs)

Statistics 

CPSC 440 – Applied Statistical Methods (4 hrs)