AGSC 301 Statistical Methods in Agriculture 2.3; 3 cr.
An investigation of the statistical techniques needed to design experiments and analyze and interpret agricultural research data. Prerequisites: STAT 210 or EDUC 227 and CMPS 209. Fall and spring.
AGSC 310 Advanced Soil Physics 3.0; 3 cr.
Physical properties of soils in arid, semi-arid, and sub-humid regions; soil-water-plant-atmosphere relationships, plant water extraction, and evapotranspiration; salt and water flow in soils, soil heat flow, and modeling soil water extraction and evaporation.
AGSC 312 Fertilizer Technology and Use 3.0; 3 cr.
Fertilizers in agricultural development, current developments in fertilizer technology, fertigation, and special problems associated with fertilizer use and research methodology in soil fertility. Prerequisite: AGSC 265. Alternate years.
AGSC 324 Methods of Soil and Plant Tissue Analysis 2.3; 3 cr.
Analytical techniques, operation of instruments in plant analysis and in physical, chemical, and mineralogical analysis of soils. Alternate years.
AGSC 395 Graduate Seminar in Agricultural Science 1.0; 1 cr.
AGSC 396/396A Comprehensive Exam 0 cr.
AGSC 399 MS Thesis