Agricultural Economics: Accounting Double Major, BSAG

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2017-2018. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Minimum Overall Grade Point Average: 2.00
Total Hours: 123

General Education Requirements
English Composition
See Academic Regulation 3.5
ENGL 1113Composition I3
or ENGL 1313 Critical Analysis and Writing I
Select one of the following:3
Composition II
Critical Analysis and Writing II
Technical Writing
American History & Government
Select one of the following:3
Survey of American History
American History to 1865
American History Since 1865
POLS 1113American Government3
Analytical & Quantitative Thought (A)
Select one of the following:3
Business Calculus (A) 1
Calculus for Technology Programs I (A) 1
Calculus I (A) 1
STAT 2023Elementary Statistics for Business and Economics (A) (or equivalent STAT course designated (A)) 13
Humanities (H)
Courses designated (H)6
Natural Sciences (N)
Must include one Laboratory Science (L) course
Select one of the following:4
General Chemistry (LN) 1
General Chemistry (LN) 1
Chemistry In Civilization (LN) 1
Any course designated (N)3
Social & Behavioral Sciences (S)
AGEC 1113Introduction to Agricultural Economics (S) 13
AGCM 3203Oral Communications in Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources (S) 13
or SPCH 2713 Introduction to Speech Communication (S)
Agricultural Course Designated General Education
Select one of the following:3
Land, Life and the Environment (N) 1
Fundamentals of Soil Science (N)
Introduction to Entomology (LN)
Principles of Horticultural Science (LN)
Introduction to Natural History (LN)
Ecology of Natural Resources
Hours Subtotal40
Diversity (D) & International Dimension (I)
May be completed in any part of the degree plan
Select at least one Diversity (D) course
Select at least one International Dimension (I) course
College/Departmental Requirements
Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
AG 1011First Year Seminar1
Select one course from a group below not used for agricultural general education requirement:3
Group 1:
Introduction to Plant and Soil Systems
Principles of Horticultural Science (LN)
Elements of Forestry
Group 2:
Land, Life and the Environment (N)
Fundamentals of Soil Science (N)
Group 3:
Introduction to the Animal Sciences
Fundamentals of Food Science
Introduction to Entomology (LN)
Livestock Entomology
Group 4:
Introduction to Natural History (LN)
Ecology of Natural Resources
Elements of Environmental Science
Chemistry and Applications of Biomolecules
Biochemistry I
Introduction to Landscape Architecture and Landscape Management
Written & Oral Communications
BCOM 3113Written Communication3
Hours Subtotal7
Major Requirements
Agricultural Economics Core Courses
ACCT 2103Financial Accounting3
ACCT 2203Managerial Accounting3
AGEC 1101Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Experience1
AGEC 3101Professional Career Development1
AGEC 3213Quantitative Methods in Agricultural Economics3
AGEC 3333Agricultural Marketing and Price Analysis 23
AGEC 3423Farm and Agribusiness Management 23
AGEC 3603Agricultural Finance 23
Select 9 hours from AGEC 4000 level excluding AGEC 49909
ECON 2203Introduction to Macroeconomics3
Select one of the following:3
Intermediate Microeconomics
Managerial Economics
Money and Banking
LSB 3213Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business3
Accounting Required Courses
ACCT 3013Federal Income Taxation3
ACCT 3103Intermediate Accounting I3
ACCT 3113Intermediate Accounting II3
ACCT 3203Cost Accounting3
ACCT 3603Accounting Information Systems3
ACCT 4133Advanced Accounting3
ACCT 4503Auditing and Assurance Services3
MGMT 3013Fundamentals of Management (S)3
MGMT 4513Strategic Management3
MSIS 2103Business Computer Concepts and Applications3
MSIS 3223Operation Analytics3
MSIS 4123Information Assurance Management3
Hours Subtotal74
Electives
Select 2 hours or hours to complete required total for degree 32
Hours Subtotal2
Total Hours123
1

College & Departmental requirements that may be used to meet GE requirements.

2

These AGEC courses replace courses required for the Accounting Major.

3

MATH 1483 Mathematical Functions and Their Uses (A) or MATH 1513 College Algebra (A) may need to be taken as prerequisite to required Calculus course.

Other Requirements

  • Exit interview with Head of Department of Agricultural Economics.
  • A minimum of 40 semester credit hours and 100 grade points must be earned in courses numbered 3000 or above.
  • A 2.00 GPA or higher in upper-division hours.
  • A grade of "C" or better must be earned in all accounting courses.
  • A 2.20 GPA is required in the following courses:
    ACCT 2103Financial Accounting3
    ACCT 2203Managerial Accounting3
    AGEC 1113Introduction to Agricultural Economics (S)3
    ECON 2203Introduction to Macroeconomics3
    MSIS 2103Business Computer Concepts and Applications3
    STAT 2023Elementary Statistics for Business and Economics (A)3
    AGEC 3423Farm and Agribusiness Management3
    AGEC 3603Agricultural Finance3
    MGMT 3013Fundamentals of Management (S)3
    AGEC 3333Agricultural Marketing and Price Analysis3
    LSB 3213Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business3
    MGMT 4513Strategic Management3
  • A 2.20 GPA and a grade of C or better is required in the following courses:
    ACCT 3013Federal Income Taxation3
    ACCT 3103Intermediate Accounting I3
    ACCT 3113Intermediate Accounting II3
    ACCT 3203Cost Accounting3
    ACCT 3603Accounting Information Systems3
    ACCT 4133Advanced Accounting3
    ACCT 4503Auditing and Assurance Services3
    One of the following:3
    Intermediate Microeconomics
    Managerial Economics
    Intermediate Macroeconomics
    6 hours 4000 AGEC6
    One of the following:3
    Written Communication
    Business Communication for International Students
    Technical Writing
    Written Communications in Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
     In addition 18 of these 36 hours, including 15 of 21 required 3000 and 4000 level accounting hours must be taken in residence at OSU.

Additional State/OSU Requirements

  • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU.
  • Limit of: one-half of major course requirements as transfer work; one-fourth of hours earned by correspondence; 8 transfer correspondence hours.
  • Students will be held responsible for degree requirements in effect at the time of matriculation and any changes that are made, so long as these changes do not result in semester credit hours being added or do not delay graduation.
  • Degrees that follow this plan must be completed by the end of Summer 2023.