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

Spring 2017

CPSC 412 – CRN 59036 - Principles of Crop Advising (3 hrs.)

CPSC 505 – CRN 65758 - Research Methods in Plant Sciences (4 hrs.)

HORT 430 – CRN 59877 - Children and Nature (2 hrs.)

HORT 434 – CRN 64278 - Designing Urban Agriculture (2 hrs.)

HORT 435 – CRN 65208 - Urban Food Production (3 hrs.)

HORT 466 – CRN 60600 - Growth and Dev of Hort Crops (4 hrs.)

Summer 2016

CPSC 499 -  CRN 36984- Organic Chemistry for Plant Sciences

CPSC 563 –  CRN 37786 - Chromosomes

HORT 499 – CRN 38734- Native Plants and Agroecosystems

Fall 2016

CPSC 415 -  CRN 66930 - Bioenergy Crops

CPSC 588 – CRN 66756 - Plant Biochemistry

CPSC 594 – CRN 62143 - Professional Orientation CPSC 

 

**Link to CPSC and other department courses

 

Online MS Program Core Courses

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

Crops/Crop Production – Two Required

CPSC 412 – Principles of Crop Advising (3 hrs)

CPSC 415 – Bioenergy Crops (3 hrs)

CPSC 418 – Crop Growth and Management (3 hrs)

CPSC 518 – Crop Growth and Development (3 hrs)

HORT 434 – Designing Urban Agriculture (2 hrs)

HORT 435 – Urban Food Production (3 hrs)

Genetics/Plant Breeding – One Required

CPSC ---  –  Genomics/Plant Breeding Methods (4 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 473 – Management of Field Crop Insects (3 hrs)

CPSC 479 – Integrated Pest Management (3 hrs)

CPSC 593 – Soil Fertility in Cropping Systems (3 hrs)

Environmental Aspects – One Required

CPSC 513 – Agriculture, Food and The Environment (3 hrs)

HORT 430 – Children and Nature (2 hrs)

HORT 499 – Native Plants and Agroecosystems (3 hrs)

Statistics 

CPSC 440 – Applied Statistical Methods (4 hrs)