Horticulture

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this degree may be met in four semesters. For some students, fulfilling degree requirements may take more than four semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (17 Credit hours)

  • AGR 100 Soil Science (3)
  • BIO 121 General Biology I (4) OR BIO 125 Foundations of Life Science (4)
  • CSC 135 Core Excel
  • ENG 101 Composition I (3)
  • HRT 150 Herbaceous Plant Materials (3)
  • HRT 110 Introduction to Horticulture (3)

Second Semester (17 Credit hours)

  • BIO/CON 103 Environmental Science (4)
  • BIO 251 Plant Structure and Function (4)
  • ENG 103 Composition II (3)
  • HRT 151 Woody Plant Materials (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Basic Communication: Oral (3)

Third Semester (14 Credit hours)

  • HRT 260 Applied Plant Pathology with Integrated Pest Management (4)
  • HRT 280 Field Entomology with Integrated Pest Management (4)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics (3)
  • Approved Elective (3)

Fourth Semester (16 Credit hours)

  • BIO 221/CON 202 Principles of Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology (3)
  • HRT 220 Field Experiences in Horticulture (2)
  • Approved Elective (3)
  • Approved Elective (2)
  • SUNY General Education approved course from one of the following categories:               
    • American History (3)
    • Western Civilization (3)
    • Other World Civilizations (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Social Sciences (3)