Soil Science

Minor Code - U060

This minor is designed to introduce students to the relationships of soils to environmental protection and agricultural production.  It serves as a means to broaden and strengthen the backgrounds of students majoring in non-soils curricula within the Davis College as well as students majoring in biological, earth science, and environmental curricula in other WVU colleges. 

A grade of C or higher must be earned in all minor courses
Minor Requirements
AGRN 202Principles of Soil Science3
AGRN 203Principles of Soil Science Laboratory1
Select one of the following:3
Environmental Soil Management
Environmental Soil Management
Select at least three of the following: *8
Soil Judging
Soil Fertility
Soil Survey and Land Use
Soil Genesis and Classification
Soil Microbiology
Soil Microbiology
Soil Microbiology
Soil Physics
Reclamation of Disturbed Soils
Reclamation of Disturbed Soils
Total Hours15
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 Courses with the same title are equivalent to each other.