School Name

School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

Department Name

Main Content

Aquaculture and Fisheries Sciences – B.Sc. Degree Program


Four Concentrations (120 hours each) 

Curriculum for Bachelor of Science Degree in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science


General Track (120 hrs, code AQFI)

FALL SEMESTER

 

SPRING SEMESTER

FRESHMAN YEAR

English Composition I

ENGL

1311

3

 

English Composition II

ENGL

1321

3

Principles of Biology I

BIOL

1455

4

 

Principle of Biology II

BIOL

1456

4

College Algebra

MATH

1330

3

 

College Trigonometry

MATH

1340

3

Personal & Social Dev.

BAS

1210

2

 

Career & Life Planning

BAS

1120

1

Topics in Aqua. & Fish.

AQFI

1102

1

 

Swimming

HLPE

1112

1

Personal Health & Safety

HLPE

1310

or

 

Social Science elective*

 

 

3

Nutrition and Wellness

HUMN

1311

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

 

 

 

 

15

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Oral Communication

MCOM

2390

3

 

Aquaculture

AQFI

2329

3

Music Appreciation

MUS

2330

or

 

Aquaculture Lab

AQFI

2129

1

Art Appreciation

ART

2340

3

 

Intro to Literature

ENGL

2300

3

Biology of Fishes

AQFI

2253

2

 

Humanities

HUMN

2301

3

Biology of Fishes Lab

AQFI

2153

1

 

General Chemistry II

CHEM

1340

3

General Chemistry I  CHEM 1330  3   General Chemistry II Lab
 CHEM 1140 1

General Chemistry I Lab

CHEM

1130

1

 

US History to 1877 / US History since 1877

HIST

2315/2318

or

General Zoology

BIOL

1460

4

 

American Government

PSCI

2312

3

 

 

 

17

 

 

 

 

17

JUNIOR YEAR

Limnology

AQFI

3329

3

 

Fisheries Management

AQFI

3371

3

Social Science elective*

 

 

3

 

Ichthyology

AQFI

2462

4

Aquatic Animal Nutrition

AQFI

4336

3

 

Ecology

BIOL

2360

3

Fisheries Techniques

AQFI

2247

2

 

Free Electives**

 

 

6

Fisheries Techniques Lab

AQFI

2147

1

 

 

 

 

 

Free Electives**

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

16

SENIOR YEAR

Economics of Aquaculture & Natural Resources

AQFI

4322

or

 

Fund. Organic Chemistry

CHEM

2312

3

Marketing & Public Relations in Aquaculture  AQFI 4323 3   Fund. Org. Chemistry Lab
   CHEM
 2112 1

Physics I

PHYS

2310

3

 

Senior Seminar

AQFI

4201

2

Physics I Lab

PHYS

2110

1

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

or

Free electives **
   

5   Fish Genetics
 AQFI  4350  3


 

 

 

Free electives**

3

 

 

 

12

 

 

 

 

12


Curriculum for Bachelor of Science Degree in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science


Fisheries Science Track (120 hrs, code AQFS)

FALL SEMESTER

 

SPRING SEMESTER

FRESHMAN YEAR

English Composition I

ENGL

1311

 3 

 

English Composition II

ENGL

1321

3

Principles of Biology I

BIOL

1455

4

 

Principle of Biology II

BIOL

1456

4

College Algebra

MATH

1330

3

 

College Trigonometry

MATH

1340

3

Personal & Social Dev.

BAS

1210

2

 

Career & Life Planning

BAS

1120

1

Topics in Aqua. & Fish.

AQFI

1102

1

 

Swimming

HLPE

1112

1

Personal Health & Safety

HLPE

1310

or

 

Social Science elective*

 

 

3

Nutrition and Wellness

HUMN

1311

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

 

 

 

 

15

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Oral Communication

MCOM

2390

3

 

Aquaculture

AQFI

2329

3

Music Appreciation

MUS

2330

or

 

Aquaculture Lab

AQFI

2129

1

Art Appreciation

ART

2340

3

 

Intro to Literature

ENGL

2300

3

Biology of Fishes

AQFI

2253

2

 

Humanities

HUMN

2301

3

Biology of Fishes Lab

AQFI

2153

1

 

General Chemistry II

CHEM

1340

3

General Chemistry I
CHEM 1330 3   General Chemistry II Lab
   CHEM
1140 1

General Chemistry I Lab

CHEM

1130

1

 

US History to 1877 / US History since 1877

HIST

2315/2318

or

General Zoology

BIOL

1460

4

 

American Government

PSCI

2312

3

 

 

 

17

 

 

 

 

17

JUNIOR YEAR

Limnology

AQFI

3329

3

 

Fund. Organic Chemistry

CHEM

2312

3

Social Science elective*
    3   Fund. Org. Chemistry Lab
CHEM 2112 1

Fisheries Techniques

AQFI

2247

2

 

Fisheries Management

AQFI

3371

3

Fisheries Techniques Lab

AQFI

2147

1

 

Ichthyology

AQFI

2462

4

Free Electives**

6

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

or


 

 

 

Fish Genetics

AQFI

4350

3

 

 

 

 

 

Free Electives**

 

 

2

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

16

SENIOR YEAR

Economics of Aquaculture & Natural Resource

AQFI

4322

or

 

Senior Seminar

AQFI

4201

2

Marketing & Public Relations in Aquaculture

AQFI

4323

3

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

or

Physics I

PHYS

2310

3

 

Fish Genetics

AQFI

4350

3

Physics I Lab
PHYS 2110  1   Ecology
 BIOL  2360 3

Free electives **

 

 

5

 

Free electives**

4

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

12

 

 

 

 

12


Curriculum for Bachelor of Science Degree in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science


Aquaculture Track (120 hrs, code AQUA)

FALL SEMESTER

 

SPRING SEMESTER

FRESHMAN YEAR

English Composition I

ENGL

1311

3

 

English Composition II

ENGL

1321

3

Principles of Biology I

BIOL

1455

4

 

Principle of Biology II

BIOL

1456

4

College Algebra

MATH

1330

3

 

College Trigonometry

MATH

1340

3

Personal & Social Dev.

BAS

1210

2

 

Career & Life Planning

BAS

1120

1

Topics in Aqua. & Fish.

AQFI

1102

1

 

Swimming

HLPE

1112

1

Personal Health & Safety

HLPE

1310

or

 

Social Science elective*

 

 

3

Nutrition and Wellness

HUMN

1311

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

 

 

 

 

15

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Oral Communication

MCOM

2390

3

 

Aquaculture

AQFI

2329

3

Music Appreciation

MUS

2330

or

 

Aquaculture Lab

AQFI

2129

1

Art Appreciation

ART

2340

3

 

Intro to Literature

ENGL

2300

3

Biology of Fishes

AQFI

2253

2

 

Humanities

HUMN

2301

3

Biology of Fishes Lab

AQFI

2153

1

 

General Chemistry II

CHEM

1340

3

General Chemistry I

CHEM

1330

3

 

General Chemistry II Lab

CHEM

1140

1

General Chemistry I Lab
CHEM
1130 1   US History to 1877 / US History since 1877
HIST
2315/2318
or

General Zoology

BIOL

1460

4

 

American Government

PSCI

2312

3

 

 

 

17

 

 

 

 

17

JUNIOR YEAR

Limnology

AQFI

3329

3

 

Fund. Organic Chemistry

CHEM

2312

3

Social Science elective*

 

 

3

 

Fund. Org. Chemistry Lab

CHEM

2112

1

Fisheries Techniques

AQFI

2247

2

 

Fisheries Management

AQFI

3371

3

Fisheries Techniques Lab

AQFI

2147

1

 

Ichthyology

AQFI

2462

4

Aquatic Animal Nutrition

AQFI

4336

3

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

or

Free Electives**

 

 

3

 

Fish Genetics

AQFI 

4350 

3

          Free Electives**
    2

 

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

16

SENIOR YEAR

Economics of Aquaculture & Natural Resources

AQFI

4322

or

 

Senior Seminar

AQFI

4201

2

Marketing & Public Relations in Aquaculture

AQFI

4323

3

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

or

Physics I

PHYS

2310

4

 

Fish Genetics

AQFI

4350

3

Physics I Lab

PHYS

2110

5

 

Free electives**

7

Free electives **


5  
   


 

 

12

 

 

 

 

12

 

Curriculum for Bachelor of Science Degree in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science


Aquaculture & Seafood Business Track (120 hrs, code AQSB)

FALL SEMESTER

SPRING SEMESTER

FRESHMAN YEAR

English Composition I

ENGL

1311

3

 

English Composition II

ENGL

1321

3

Principles of Biology I

BIOL

1455

4

 

College Trigonometry

MATH

1340

3

College Algebra

MATH

1330

3

 

Career & Life Planning

BAS

1120

1

Personal & Social Dev.

BAS

1210

2

 

Swimming

HLPE

1112

1

Topics in Aqua. & Fish.

AQFI

1102

1

 

Oral Communication

MCOM

2390

3

Personal Health & Safety

HLPE

1310

or

 

US History to 1877 / US History since 1877

HIST

2315/2318

or

Nutrition and Wellness

HUMN

1311

3

 

American Government

PSCI

2312

3

 

 

 

16

 

 

 

 

14

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Music Appreciation

MUS

2330

or

 

Aquaculture

AQFI

2329

3

Art Appreciation

ART

2340

3

 

Aquaculture Lab

AQFI

2129

1

General Chemistry I

CHEM

1330

3

 

Humanities

HUMN

2301

3

General Chemistry I Lab

CHEM

1130

1

 

Introduction to Literature

ENGL

2300

3

Biology of Fishes

AQFI

2253

2

 

Principles of Economics II

ECON

2320

3

Biology of Fishes Lab AQFI
2153
1   Principle of Accounting II ACCT 2323 3

Principles of Economics I

ECON

2310

3

 


Principles of Accounting I

ACCT

2311

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

16

 

 

 

 

16

JUNIOR YEAR

Economics of Aquaculture & Natural Resources

AQFI

4322

or

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3371

3

Marketing & Public Relations in Aquaculture

AQFI

4323

3

 

Business Statistics I

ECON

3311

or

Fisheries Techniques

AQFI

2247

2

 

Biostatistics

AGRI

3351

3

Fisheries Techniques Lab

AQFI

2147

1

 

Computer Science elective

CPSC

-

3

Calculus I

MATH

2510

5

 

Principles of Finance

FINA

3310

3

Principles of Management

MGMT

3300

3

 

Free Electives**

3


 

 

14

 

 

 

 

15

SENIOR YEAR

Economics of Aquaculture & Natural Resources

AQFI

4322

or

 

Senior Seminar

AQFI

4201

2

Marketing & Public Relations in Aquaculture

AQFI

4323

3

 

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

or

Aquatic Animal Nutrition

AQFI

4336

3

 

Fish Genetics

AQFI

4350

3

Limnology

AQFI

3329

3

 

Free electives**

 

 

9

Free Electives**

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

15

 

 

 

 

14

 

Applies to all four concentrations:

 

Recommended General Electives:

Course No.

 

Credits

* Allowable Social Science electives:


Course No.

 

Credits

Hatchery Management

AQFI

3360

3

Principles of Economics I & II

ECON

2310/ 2320

3

Fish Genetics

AQFI

4350

3

General Psychology

PSYC

2300

3

Economics of Aqua & Natural Resources

AQFI

4322

3

Western Civilization I & II

HIST

1330/ 1340

3

Marketing & Public Relations in Aquaculture

AQFI

4323

3

US History to 1877 / US History since 1877

HIST

2315/ 2318

3

Introduction to Statistics

MATH

2370

3

Intro to Sociology

SOCI

2310

3

Business Statistics I

ECON

3311

3

American Government

PSCI

2312

3

Biostatistics

AGRI

3351

3

World Regional Geography

GEOG

2360

3

Calculus I

MATH

2510

5

Intro to Social Science

SOCI

1320

3

Aquaculture and Fisheries Internship: AQFI 2601, 2602, and 2603                  6 credits each***

Special Problems:  AQFI 4V00                                                                          1-3 credits ****

**        Students take all general electives with advisor’s consent

***      Only one 6-credit course can count towards the 120 credits of the B.S. degree.

****    Variable credit course taken with consent of Department Chair and instructor.