Pest Management

Minor Code - U059

This minor is designed to introduce students to insects, plant pathogens, and weeds as pests that attack or compete with agricultural crops, ornamentals, and forest trees.  Emphasis will be placed on environmentally sound management systems based on cultural, biological, and chemical strategies.  This program complements current degrees and strengthens the background of students in horticulture, crops agronomy, environmental protection and other majors in biological sciences.  A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all minor courses.

A grade of C or higher must be earned in all minor courses
Minor Requirements
Select one of the following:4
Pest Management
Pest Management
PPTH 401General Plant Pathology4
Select at least three of the following: *7
Principles of Weed Science
Principles of Weed Science
Insect Ecology
Forest Pest Management
Forest Pest Management
Forest Pest Management
Organic Crop Production
Nematology
ENTO 493 Special Topics course **
PPTH 493 Special Topics course **
Total Hours15
*

 Courses with the same title are equivalent to each other.

**

 No more than four hours may be taken as special topics.