Agriculture

A.S. (TTP)

Program Information

Career Community: S.T.E.M.
Degree Type: A.S. (TTP)
Program Location: Main Campus

What is Agriculture-Animal Science A.S. TTP?

EXPECTED HOURS FOR A.S. DEGREE: 62

The Agriculture-Animal Science A.S. Tennessee Transfer Program (TTP) is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in agricultural sciences, focusing specifically on animal science topics. It offers coursework that covers areas such as animal nutrition, genetics, health, and management practices. The program is structured to facilitate seamless transfer to a four-year university in Tennessee, allowing students to continue their education and pursue higher-level degrees in related fields such as animal science, agriculture, or veterinary science.

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What is Agriculture-Plant and Soil Science A.S. TTP?

EXPECTED HOURS FOR A.S. DEGREE: 61 

The Agriculture-Plant and Soil Science A.S. (TTP) is tailored for students interested in the study of plants, soils, and agricultural systems. It encompasses coursework in plant biology, soil science, crop management, and sustainable agricultural practices. This program is designed to smoothly transition students into four-year universities in Tennessee, where they can pursue advanced degrees in areas such as agronomy, horticulture, environmental science, or agricultural engineering. It provides a strong foundation for understanding and improving agricultural productivity and sustainability.

Agriculture Emphasis

Program Outcomes

All students who complete a degree designated as a Tennessee Transfer Pathway will be able to do the following:

  • Communicate effectively through oral and written modes, using conventions appropriate to their audience and purpose, including critical listening, reading, and research skills.
  • Evaluate the significance of humanity’s cultural heritage and diversity and its development in a historical and/or global context through critical and analytical methodologies.
  • Connect knowledge of social and cultural institutions to issues of personal or public importance.
  • Analyze historical and contemporary issues by drawing on historical contexts.
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of scientific principles and concepts.
  • Apply relevant mathematical modeling to a variety of applied or theoretical problems.

What Are My Options to Pay for This Degree?

Apply for financial aid at www.FAFSA.gov. A student is encouraged to apply early for financial aid and must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the FAFSA Renewal Application as soon as possible after October 1 to ensure that the Financial Aid Office receives the Institutional Student Information Record and other documents prior to the priority deadline. July 1st is the priority deadline for applying for the fall semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

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Classes You Might Take

Agriculture-Animal Science Emphasis: General Transfer Major, A.S. (TTP)

  • AGRI 1030 – Introduction to Plant Science (3 credits)
  • BIOL 1110 – General Biology I (4 credits)
  • GEN 1010 – First Year Seminar (3 credits)
  • MATH 1530 – Introductory Statistics (3 credits)
  • ENGL 1010 – English Composition I (3 credits)
  • BIOL 1120 – General Biology II (4 credits)
  • ENGL 1020 – English Composition II (3 credits)
  • AGRI 1020 – Introduction to Animal Science (3 credits)
  • ECON 2100 – Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • HIST 2020 or HIST 2320 – Modern US History or Modern World History (3 credits)
  • CHEM 1110 – General Chemistry (4 credits)
  • ENGL 2110 or ENGL 2210 or ENGL 2310 –  Early American Literature or Early British Literature or Early World Literature (3 credits)
  • HIST 2010 or HIST 2310 – Early US History or Early World History (3 credits)
  • MUS 1030 – Introduction to Music (3 credits)
  • ECON 2200 – Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • BIOL 2310 – Conservation (3 credits)
  • RELS 2020 – Religions of the World (3 credits)
  • CHEM 1120 – General Chemistry II (4 credits)
  • COMM 2025 – Fundamentals of Communication (3 credits)

Agriculture-Plant and Soil Science Emphasis: General Transfer Major, A.S. (TTP)

  • GEN 1010 – First Year Seminar (3 credits)
  • ENGL 1010 – English Composition I (3 credits)
  • MATH 1530 – Introductory Statistics (3 credits)
  • BIOL 1110 – General Biology I (4 credits)
  • AGRI 1030 – Introduction to Animal Science (3 credits)
  • ENGL 1020 – English Composition II (3 credits)
  • ECON 2100 or ECON 2200 – Principles of Macroeconomics or Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • BIOL 1120 – General Biology II (4 credits)
  • AGRI 1020 – Introduction to Animal Science (3 credits)
  • HIST –  History course (3 credits)
  • CHEM 1110 – General Chemistry I (4 credits)
  • Humanities/Fine Arts (Literature) (3 credits)
  • History (3 credits)
  • Humanities/Fine Arts (3 credits)
  • CHEM 1120 – General Chemistry II (4 credits)
  • COMM 2025 – Fundamentals of Communication (3 credits)
  • AGRI 1050 – Introduction to Soil Science (3 credits)
  • Humanities/Fine Arts (3 credits)
  • Social/Behavioral Science (3 credits)

Contact Cleveland State about STEM

CAREER COMMUNITY CONTACT
S.T.E.M.  Email: Karen Wyrick
kwyrick@clevelandstatecc.edu

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