Jan 29, 2023  
NIACC Catalog 2022-2023 
NIACC Catalog 2022-2023

Agronomy Transfer Major, A.S. - Year Two Pathway

After completing the Agriculture - Year One Pathway , students who complete the Agronomy Transfer Major, A.S. - Year Two Pathway will meet the requirements to earn an Associate in Science degree and will be prepared to transfer to Iowa State University in order to continue their studies in Agronomy and earn a four-year degree.

While this degree is designed to provide a seamless transition to a four-year university, students should also refer to the specific admissions and transfer requirements of their transfer institution.

Required Courses/Suggested Schedule

Year One

Total: 15 s.h.

Second Term

Total: 15-16 s.h.

Year Two

Third Term

Total: 16 s.h.

Fourth Term

  • (3 s.h.) #
  • Humanities  elective (3 s.h.)
  • Agriculture elective (3 s.h.) - see recommendations below
  • General Education elective (3 s.h.) - see recommendations below
  • Elective (3 s.h.) - see recommendations below
Total: 16 s.h.

Total Program Hours: 62 s.h.

Suggested Second Year Courses


*Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class.

#Required course for the Agronomy transfer major.

Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning. Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.