Natural Resources

Major(s)

Natural Resources (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science

Major requirements (63-66 hours)

Major core (48-50 hours):
  1. Specific General Education requirements: AGR 301(1) or GEP 101(2) or UHC 110(2); BIO 101(3) and 111(1) or BIO 121(4); GLG 110(4) or GLG 171(3) or GRY 135(4) or GRY 142(4).
  2. AGB 144(4); any AGB course numbered 300 or higher (1-3); AGN 115(3), 143(3), 215(3), 216(1), 335(3), 405(3), 465(3); AGP 499(3), 581(3), 583(3), 585(3); AGR 490(1); AGS 101(3); GEO 363(4).
  3. CHM 116(4) and 117(1); or CHM 160(4).
  4. Public Affairs Capstone Experience Requirement will be fulfilled by completion of AGP 499(3).
Complete one of the following options:
Forestry option (15-16 hours):
  1. AGN 336(3), 343(4), 543(3); AGP 323(3).
  2. One course from: AGN 323(3), 345(3), 353(2).
General Natural Resources option (15 hours):
  1. Six hours from: AGN 543(3), AGP 353(3), 365(3), 370(3), 393(3), 441(3).
  2. Nine hours from: AGN 343(4), 345(3), 351(2), 455(3); AGP 323(3), 399(1-3), 453(3), 460(3); AGR 300(3), 599(1-3); AGS 102(1); any additional GEO course numbered 300 or higher(1-3); GRY 351(3).

University level requirements:

  1. General Education Program and Requirements
  2. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

Accelerated graduate program in Agriculture

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Agriculture program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 credit hours from approved graduate-level courses may be counted towards both the undergraduate and graduate degrees (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for program details.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.

Accelerated graduate program in Natural and Applied Science

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Master of Natural and Applied Science program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 hours of graduate credit may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for specific admission requirements.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.

Accelerated graduate program in Plant Science

Eligible Missouri State undergraduate students may apply for admission to the Plant Science program and begin taking graduate course work as they complete the work for a bachelor’s degree. A maximum of 12 hours of graduate credit may be counted toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree (Mixed Credit). Refer to the Graduate Catalog for specific admission requirements.

Refer to Undergraduate Students Taking Graduate Classes for additional information and procedures for obtaining permission for Mixed Credit.