Biological & Natural Sciences Electives

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Biological & Natural Sciences Electives (6 hours are required with at least 3 hours at the 300- or 400-level)

Other courses not listed here may be approved.

~These courses fulfill the lab requirement component for Biological and Natural Sciences Electives in the Biological Concentration.

MCB 150 and CHEM 232 only count as a Biological and Natural Sciences Elective in the Agricultural Concentration.

ANSC 100~: Intro to Animal Sciences
ANSC 221: Cells, Metabolism, and Genetics
ANSC 350: Cellular Metabolism in Animals
ANSC 363: Behavior of Domestic Animals
ANSC 400: Dairy Herd Management
ANSC 401: Beef Production
ANSC 402: Sheep Production
ANSC 403: Pork Production
ANSC 404: Poultry Science
ANSC 406: Zoo Animal Conservation Science
ANSC 450: Comparative Immunobiology

ATMS 201: General Physical Meteorology
ATMS 307: Climate Processes

CHEM 232+/233~: Elementary Organic Chem/Lab I
CHEM 312: Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM 332: Elementary Organic Chem II
CHEM 360: Chemistry of the Environment
CHEM 460: Green Chemistry

CPSC 112~: Introduction to Crop Sciences
CPSC 261: Biotechnology in Agriculture
CPSC 265~: Genetic Engineering Lab
CPSC 270~: Applied Entomology

CPSC 352: Plant Genetics
CPSC 414: Forage Crops and Pasture Eco
CPSC 415: Bioenergy Crops
CPSC 418: Crop Growth and Management
CPSC 431: Plants and Global Change 
CPSC 437: Principles of Agroecology
CPSC 473: Mgmt of Field Crop Insects

FSHN 101: Intro Food Science & Nutrition
FSHN 332~: Science of Food Systems
FSHN 414: Food Chemistry
FSHN 416~: Food Chemistry Lab
FSHN 461: Food Processing I
FSHN 471: Food & Industrial Microbiology

GEOL 107~: Physical Geology
GEOL 380~: Environmental Geology

HORT 100: Introduction to Horticulture
HORT 341~: Greenhouse Mgmt and Prod
HORT 344~: Plantg for Biodiver & Aesthetics
HORT 360: Vegetable Crop Production
HORT 361: Small Fruit Production
HORT 362: Tree Fruit Production
HORT 363: Postharvest Handling Hort Crop
HORT 421: Horticultural Physiology

HORT 435: Urban Food Production
HORT 482: Plant Tissue Culture

IB 103~: Introduction to Plant Growth
IB 150/151~: Organismal & Evolutionary Biol/Lab
IB 203~: Ecology
IB 329: Animal Behavior
IB 335~: Systematics of Plants
IB 411: Bioinspiration
IB 420: Plant Physiology (CPSC 484)
IB 424: Plant Development
IB 439: Biogeography
IB 444~: Insect Ecology
IB 445: Chemical Ecology
IB 452: Ecosystem Ecology
IB 482~: Insect Pest Management
IB 485: Environ Toxicology & health
IB 486: Pesticide Toxicology
IB 488: Environmental Stable Isotopes

MCB 100/101~: Intro Microbiology/Lab
MCB 150+/151~: Molec & Cellular Basis of Life/Lab
MCB 244/245~: Human Anatomy & Physiology/Lab
MCB 250/251~: Molecular Genetics/Lab
MCB 252/253~: Cells, Tissues & Development/Lab
MCB 300/301~: Microbiology/Lab
MCB 314: Introduction to Neurobiology
MCB 316: Genetics and Disease
MCB 450: Introductory Biochemistry

NRES 201~: Introductory Soils
NRES 219: Ecosystem Management
NRES 348: Fish and Wildlife Ecology
NRES 351: Intro to Environmental Chemistry
NRES 419: Env and Plant Ecosystems
NRES 420~: Restoration Ecology
NRES 429: Aquatic Ecosystem Conservation
NRES 439: Env and Sustainable Dev
NRES 471: Pedology
NRES 475: Environmental Microbiology
NRES 487: Soil Chemistry
NRES 488: Soil Fertility and Fertilizers

PLPA 204~: Introductory Plant Pathology
PLPA 401: Plant Pathogenic Fungi
PLPA 402~: Phytoparasitic Nematodes
PLPA 404~: Plant Virology
PLPA 405~: Plant Disease Diagnosis & Mgmt
PLPA 406~: Phytobacteriology
PLPA 407~: Diseases of Field Crops