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Undergraduate Programs

We are a major player in life science and agriculture education.


The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is proud to offer degrees incorporating basic life sciences and applied agricultural sciences.

Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • Agricultural Business Management (ABM)
  • Agricultural Business Management – Biological Sciences/Business Management Concentration (BBM)

Agricultural Education

  • Agricultural Business Concentration
  • Agricultural Engineering Technology Concentration
  • Agronomy Concentration
  • Animal Science Concentration
  • Horticultural Science Concentration
  • Natural Resources Concentration
  • Poultry Science Concentration

Agricultural and Environmental Technology

  • Agricultural Systems Mgmt. Concentration
  • Environmental Systems Mgmt. Concentration

Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems (Cross-Departmental Major)

  • Agroecology Research and Production Concentration (Department of Crop and Soil Sciences)
  • Community Food Systems Concentration (Department of Crop and Soil Sciences)
  • Urban Horticulture Concentration (Department of Horticultural Science)

Animal Science

  • Industry Concentration
  • Science Concentration
  • Veterinary Bioscience Concentration

Biological Engineering

  • Agricultural Engineering Concentration
  • Environmental Engineering Concentration
  • Bioprocessing Engineering Concentration

Extension Education

  • Agricultural & Natural Resources Concentration
  • Youth Leadership Development Concentration

Food Science

  • Science Concentration
  • Technology Concentration

Horticultural Science

  • Science Concentration
  • Technology, General Horticulture Concentration
  • Technology, Landscape Design Concentration

Natural Resources

  • Soil & Water Systems Concentration
  • Soil Resources Concentration

Nutrition Science*

  • Applied Nutrition Concentration

Plant and Soil Science

  • Agroecology Concentration
  • Agronomic Business Concentration
  • Agronomic Science Concentration
  • Crop Biotechnology Concentration
  • Crop Production Concentration
  • Soil Science Concentration

Poultry Science

  • Science Concentration
  • Technology Concentration

Soil and Land Development

  • Land Development Concentration
  • Soil Science Concentration

Each department has an Undergraduate Teaching Coordinator who can help you with questions about your major.