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The Integrated Resource Management interdisciplinary minor offers students from all majors an opportunity for additional specialized course work for training in integrated resource management. The core curriculum consists of courses in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Animal Sciences, Rangeland Ecology, and Soil and Crop Sciences. The core curriculum is supplemented with several courses focused on integration of the information provided in the disciplinary courses and developing skills in systems analysis. This interdisciplinary program is aimed at providing training for students interested in careers involving the businesses associated with land and animal management.

Effective Spring 2012

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.

Lower Division
LAND 220/LIFE 220Fundamentals of Ecology (GT-SC2)3
SOCR 240Introductory Soil Science3-4
or SOCR 320 Forage and Pasture Management
Upper-Division
AGRI 383/NR 383U.S. Travel-Integrated Resource Management2
ANEQ 300ETopics in Animal Sciences: Family Ranching1
ANEQ 472Sheep Systems3
or ANEQ 478 Beef Systems
AREC 305Agricultural and Resource Enterprise Analysis3
AREC 310Agricultural Marketing3
AREC 478Agricultural Policy3
RS 300Rangeland Conservation and Stewardship3
SOC 341Sociology of Rural Life3
Program Total Credits:27-28