Environmental Soil Science - Minor

The Department of Soil and Crop Sciences offers a minor in Environmental Soil Science. The minor in Environmental Soil Science prepares agricultural majors for a career in industry, government, and non-government organizations that address environmental issues related to soil, soil science, and water quality. Additional career avenues include industry and agencies dealing with food, feed, fiber, greenspace, shelter, and bioenergy. Exposure to this academic discipline could lead students to the pursuit of advanced degrees and a career in the field of soil science or several related agricultural fields.

SCSC 301, Soil Science is required. You may select from the 11 hours of soil science courses. See an advisor for more details. 

SCSC 301Soil Science4
Select from the following:11
Soil Morphology and Interpretations
Forensic Soil Science
Soil and Water Microbiology
Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrient Management
Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrient Management Laboratory
Environmental Soil and Water Science
Total Semester Credit Hours15

Students must make a grade of "C" or better in all courses.