Animal Science AS

Transfer Degree

 

ANIMAL SCIENCE - AS Degree

Otero Junior College, in cooperation with Colorado State University - Fort Collins, has developed a two-year Associate of Science degree track with an emphasis in Agriculture in three different areas: Agriculture Business, Animal Science, and Soil and Crop Science. Upon successful completion, the degree, and all classes associated with the degree, will transfer seamlessly into the CSU-Fort Collins College of Agricultural Science where a student can earn a bachelor’s degree with an additional 60 hours of credit.

Student should work closely with their OJC advisor and contact their transfer institution choices for more specific transfer information. Other transfer information can be found at: The Colorado Dept. of Higher Education: http://highered.colorado.gov/Academics/Transfers/

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

ENG 121
MAT121
   or MAT 125
BIO 111
AGE 102
ASC 100

English Composition I
College Algebra
   or Survey of Calculus
General College Biology I
Ag Economics
Animal Science

3
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4
5
3
3

 

ENG 122
HIS xxx
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CIS 118

English Composition II*
History
Arts and Humanities
Intro to PC Applications*

 

3
3
6
3

 

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

CHEM 101
   or CHEM 111
AGR 260
AGE 205
ECO 201
ASC 230

Introduction to Chemistry with Lab
   or General College Chemistry I w/lab
World Interdependence
Farm and Ranch Management*
Macroeconomics
Farm Animal Anatomy and Physiology

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5
3
3
3
3

 

COM 115
ASC 225
ASC 250
ASC 288
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Public Speaking
Feeds and Feeding
Live Animal and Carcass Evaluation
Livestock Practicum
Arts and Humanities

 

3
4
3
2
3

 

*See your advisor for alternative restricted electives. The above courses are included in the articulation agreement with Colorado State University - Fort Collins. Ag Science articulation agreements also exist for New Mexico State University, West Texas A&M, Okla. Panhandle State University, and Northwestern Okla. State University. Please see your advisor for the correct course of study and articulation agreement specific to your transfer university.

 

*If a student should need to take remedial and/or pre-requisite courses they are not included in this degree plan.

*Some courses may not be offered at OJC but available with CCCOnline.

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