Applied Science: Agronomy
Minor in Applied Science: Agronomy
Available to any major, the Minor in Applied Science: Agronomy will equip students to participate in solving many of the world’s most pressing humanitarian needs: food and nutritional security, provision of adequate, safe water supplies, environmental remediation, and local energy security.
This minor is part of the newly launched Global Training Center for Applied Science and Sustainability. Housed at Evangel University, this Center is a multi-faceted faith-based venue for education, research, and collaboration to address the most serious and fundamental human needs throughout the world and thereby contributing to the fulfillment of the Great Commission.
Each of Evangel's academic programs is made up of a set of core curriculum, program requirements and electives. The courses listed below are just a small sample of courses that might be taken as a part of this specific program.
Required Courses (14 credits)
- GSCI 111: Geology: Soils and Geomorphology (3)
- BIOL 448: Special Topics Applied Sustainability (3)
- BIOL 202: Plant Physiology 3 credits (Botany/Plant Science) (3)
- BIOL 342: Environmental Biology or BIOL 343 Ecology (3)
- BIOL 298/498: Internship (2)
Elective Courses (6 credits from the following)
- BIOL 448: Special Topics: World Agricultural Systems (3)
- BIOL 448: Special Topics: Plant Propagation (3)
- BIOL 448: Special Topics Applied Pathology (3)
- BIOL123: Human Nutrition (3)
- ECON 212: Microeconomics (3)
- ECON 213: Macroeconomics (3)
Evangel University's world-class faculty is made up of caring, Christian professionals who are distinguished in their fields and dedicated to the development of tomorrow's Christian leaders.
NOTE: A minor is a secondary field of interest that is meant to complement your academic major. While your major is chosen for your intended career choice, your minor may be something you pursue for your personal interest or to augment your major.
General Undergraduate Requirements
The following are general requirements for all students beginning an undergraduate program at Evangel. For more information visit Undergraduate Admissions Requirements.
|Faith||As a boldly Christian university, all of our students have made a profession of faith in Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior.|
|Diploma||Graduation from high school, or having the equivalent of a high school diploma such as the General Education Development (GED) examination.|
|Core Subjects||A minimum of a 2.0 GPA in core college prep classes (English, math, social sciences and science with a lab)|
|Grade Average||A "C" average. However, in some cases, a student with a weak academic record may be considered. To remain at Evangel, however, the student must meet scholastic requirements.|
|Standardized Tests||>Entering freshmen should take the ACT or SAT test. The codes for Evangel are as follows: SAT: 6198. ACT: 2296.|
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