Soil Science as a discipline has applications to many fields of study, including biology, ecology, engineering, horticulture, and hydrology. The purpose of the minor in Soil Science is to combine the fundamental sub-disciplines of soil science to provide non-majors the essential elements of soil science.
Effective Fall 2014
Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.
Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.
|SOCR 240||Introductory Soil Science||4|
|SOCR 455||Soil Microbiology||3|
|SOCR 470||Soil Physics||3|
|Select a minimum of 7 credits from the following courses:||7|
|Principles of Microclimatology|
|Soil Fertility Management|
|Soil Fertility Laboratory|
|Irrigation of Field Crops|
|Soils and Global Change: Science and Impacts|
|Soil Microbiology Laboratory|
|Soil and Environmental Chemistry|
|Soil Physics Laboratory|
|Program Total Credits:||21|