Poultry Science B.S.A.

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the degree plan should go to the Eight-Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
4  
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives (Sp, Su, Fa)1  
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
POSC 1002 Introduction to Careers in Poultry Science (Fa)2  
FNAR/Humanities University Core Elective3  
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) (Sp, Su, Fa) (or higher)  3
Social Science Core Elective  3
POSC 1012 Avian Biology (Sp)  2
FNAR/Humanities University Core Elective  3
Year Total: 16 14
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
POSC 2343 Poultry Production (Fa)3  
Discipline-Related Elective3  
History University Core Elective3  
AGEC 1103 Principles of Agricultural Microeconomics (Sp, Su, Fa)
or ECON 2023 Principles of Microeconomics (ACTS Equivalency = ECON 2203) (Sp, Su, Fa)
3  
Select one of the following:4  
CHEM 1103 University Chemistry I (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1101L University Chemistry I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1414 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
   
CHEM 1073 Fundamentals of Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1071L Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1214 Lab) (Fa)
   
POSC 2353 Poultry Breeder Management (Sp)  3
Select one of the following:  4
CHEM 1123 University Chemistry II (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& CHEM 1121L University Chemistry II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1424 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)1
   
CHEM 2613 Organic Physiological Chemistry (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& CHEM 2611L Organic Physiological Chemistry Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = CHEM 1224 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
   
POSC 3554 Avian Anatomy (Sp)  4
Social Science Core Elective  3
Communication Intensive Elective  3
Year Total: 16 17
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
BIOL 2013 General Microbiology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lecture) (Sp, Su, Fa)
& BIOL 2011L General Microbiology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2004 Lab) (Sp, Su, Fa)
4  
Select one of the following:3-4  
CHEM 3603 Organic Chemistry I (Su, Fa)
& CHEM 3601L Organic Chemistry I Laboratory (Su, Fa)
   
General Elective
Select one of the following:3  
POSC 4333 Poultry Breeding (Odd years, Fa)
POSC/ANSC 3123 Principles of Genetics (Fa)
General Elective (3 hours)
Select one of the following:2-4  
PHYS 2013 College Physics I (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lecture) (Su, Fa)
& PHYS 2011L College Physics I Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2014 Lab) (Su, Fa)
   
POSC 3032 Animal Physiology I (Fa)
AGEC 2303 Introduction to Agribusiness (Sp, Su, Fa)
POSC 4811 Seminar: Professionalism (Odd years, Fa)
or POSC 4831 Seminar: Processing Regulations (Even years, Fa)
1  
Select one of the following:  3-4
CHEM 3613 Organic Chemistry II (Sp, Su)
& CHEM 3611L Organic Chemistry II Laboratory (Sp, Su)3
   
General Elective
Select one of the following:  2-4
PHYS 2033 College Physics II (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lecture) (Sp, Su)
& PHYS 2031L College Physics II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lab) (Su)
   
POSC 3042 Animal Physiology II (Sp)
AGEC 2303 Introduction to Agribusiness (Sp, Su, Fa)
POSC 4213 Integrated Poultry Management Systems (Fa)
Upper-Division POSC Elective  3
Discipline-Related Elective  3
Select one of the following:  3
General Elective
BIOL 2323 General Genetics (Sp, Fa)
Year Total: 13 16
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
POSC 3223 Poultry Diseases (Fa)3  
POSC 4314 Egg and Meat Technology (Fa)4  
Upper-Division POSC Elective3  
Select one of the following:3  
AGEC 2403 Quantitative Tools for Agribusiness (Fa)
General Elective
Discipline-Related Elective3  
POSC 4811 Seminar: Professionalism (Odd years, Fa)
or POSC 4831 Seminar: Processing Regulations (Even years, Fa)
1  
POSC 4343 Poultry Nutrition (Sp)  3
Select one of the following:  3
STAT 2303 Principles of Statistics (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2103) (Sp, Su, Fa)
AGST 4023 Principles of Experimentation (Fa)
General Elective
Select one of the following:  2-4
PHYS 2033 College Physics II (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lecture) (Sp, Su)
& PHYS 2031L College Physics II Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = PHYS 2024 Lab) (Su)
   
POSC 3042 Animal Physiology II (Sp)
AGEC 2303 Introduction to Agribusiness (Sp, Su, Fa)
POSC 4213 Integrated Poultry Management Systems (Fa)
General Elective
Discipline-Related Elective  3
Year Total: 17 11
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120
1

If CHEM 1103/CHEM 1101L taken previous fall.

2

If CHEM 1103/CHEM 1101L and CHEM 1123/CHEM 1121L taken previously.

3

If CHEM 3603/CHEM 3601L taken previously.