Crop and Weed Science

Sample Program Guide

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: A Sample Program Guide provides an unofficial guide of program requirements and should be used by prospective students who are considering attending NDSU in the future. It is NOT an official curriculum and should NOT be used by current NDSU students for official degree planning purposes. Note that the official curriculum used by current NDSU students can vary from the Sample Program Guide due to a variety of factors such as, but not limited to, start year, education goals, transfer credit, and course availability.

To ensure proper program completion, enrolled students should utilize Degree Map and Schedule Planner in Campus Connection and consult regularly with their academic advisor to ensure requirements are being met.

First Year
PLSC 1891BIOL 1513
PLSC 1103BIOL 151L1
BIOL 1503ENGL 1203
BIOL 150L1Gen Ed Social & Behavioral Sci3
ENGL 1103Gen Ed Wellness2
MATH 1033Free Elective3
 14 15
Second Year
PLSC 2151PLSC 2253
PPTH 3243PLSC 3121
CHEM 1213MICR 2022
CHEM 121L1MICR 202L1
COMM 1103CHEM 1223
Gen Ed Humanities/Fine Arts & Cult Diversity3CHEM 122L1
SOIL 2103ECON 2013
 STAT 3303
 17 17
Third Year
PLSC 3203PLSC 3153
ENT 3503PLSC 315L1
Gen Ed Humanities/Fine Arts3PLSC 3233
CHEM 240, BIOL 461, or BIOC 260 (BIOC 260 is spring course with prerequiite CHEM 140 in fall)3SOIL 3223
Free Elective3PLSC 3803
 Free Elective3
 15 16
Fourth Year
PLSC 4443PLSC 4553
PLSC upper level elective2PLSC 4911
PLSC upper level elective2Free Elective3
Gen Ed Upper Level Writing (recommend ENG 320, 321, or 324)3Free Elective3
Free Elective3Free Elective3
 13 13
Total Credits: 120