2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 27, 2020  
2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Animal Science (AS) Major


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Douglas C. McFarland, Interim Head
Department of Animal and Range Sciences
Animal Science Complex 103A
605-688-5166
e-mail: douglas.mcfarland@sdstate.edu

Requirements for Animal Science Major - Bachelor of Science in Agriculture:


Freshman Year:


Fall or Spring


  • SGR Goal 3: Social Sciences Credits: 3 *
  • SGR Goal 4: Humanities and Arts Credits: 3 *
  • IGR Goal 2: Personal Wellness Credits 2-3 **
  • Specialization and elective courses. Credits: 2-3     

Sophomore Year:


Fall or Spring


  • SGR Goal 4: Humanities and Arts Credits: 3 *
  • Specialization and elective courses Credits: 2-9

Junior Year:


Fall


  • IGR Goal 3: Social Responsibility/Cultural and Aesthetic Awareness Credits: 3 **
  • Specialization and elective courses Credits: 2-11

Fall or Spring


  • Communications Elective Credits: 2-3 (See note one below)

Spring


  • IGR Goal 3: Social Responsibility/Cultural and Aesthetic Awareness Credits: 3 **
  • Specialization and elective courses Credits: 2-11

Senior Year:


Fall


  • Specialization and elective courses Credits: 5-11

Fall or Spring


  • AS Production Courses Credits: 3-6
  • IGR Goal 1: Land and Natural Resources Credits: 3 **

Spring


  • Specialization and elective courses Credits: 5-11

Curriculum Notes:


* The 30 credit Board of Regents System General Education Requirements (SGRs) must be completed as part of a student’s first 64 credits.

** South Dakota State University has an 8-9 credit Institutional Graduation Requirement (IGRs).

(G) Globalization Requirement.

(AW) Advanced Writing Requirement.

Students must take the proficiency examination after completing 48 credits. English 101, and a course in each of the General Education areas of social science, mathematics, natural science, and humanities and arts must be taken prior to taking this exam.

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