Oct 02, 2022
About the Program
International Agronomy is designed for students interested in the agronomic aspects of international agricultural development. The program prepares students for opportunities in world agriculture through careers with social action agencies, government and/or private industry. Students in this major build a strong foundation in science to go along with their study of international trade, culture, religion, language, food security, and agricultural development.
120 Credits Required
Departmental/Program Major Courses (110-111 credits)
Required Major Courses (21 credits)
Other Departmental/Program Course Requirements (89-90 credits)
College of Agriculture & University Level Requirements
- 2.0 GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree
- 32 Upper division credits taken from Purdue
- 9 credits International Understanding
- 3 credits Multicultural Awareness
- 9 credits of Hum and/or Social Sciences outside the College of Agriculture
University Core Requirements
- Human Cultures Humanities
- Human Cultures Behavioral/Social Science
- Information Literacy
- Science #1
- Science #2
- Science, Technology, and Society
- Written Communication
- Oral Communication
- Quantitative Reasoning
For a complete listing of course selectives, visit the Provost’s Website.
For current pre-requisites for courses, click here.
Fall 3rd Year
- AGEC 45000 - International Agricultural Trade
- Directed Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Foreign Language Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Math or Science Selectives - Credit Hours: 4.00
- Human Cultures Humanities Selective- Credit Hours: 3.00
Spring 4th Year
- Directed Selectives - Credit Hours: 3.00
- Agriculture or Science Selective - Credit Hours: 6.00
- Electives - Credit Hours: 6.00-7.00
- 2.0 GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.
- Consultation with an advisor may result in an altered plan customized for an individual student.
Foreign Language Courses
Foreign Language proficiency requirements vary by program.
For acceptable languages and proficiency levels, see your advisor: American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, (ancient) Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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