Landscape Management, BSAG

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Minimum Overall Grade Point Average: 2.00
Total Hours: 120

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 (H)
American History Since 1865 (DH)
POLS 1113American Government3
Analytical & Quantitative Thought (A)
MATH 1583Applied Geometry and Trigonometry (A) 13
Humanities (H)
Courses designated (H)6
Natural Sciences (N)
Must include one Laboratory Science (L) course
BIOL 1114Introductory Biology (LN) 14
or PBIO 1404 Plant Biology (LN)
CHEM 1314Chemistry I (LN) 14
or CHEM 1215 Chemical Principles I (LN)
HORT 1013Principles of Horticultural Science (LN)3
Social & Behavioral Sciences (S)
Course designated (S)3
Additional General Education
Courses designated (A), (H), (N), or (S)6
Hours Subtotal41
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
AGEC 1113Introduction to Agricultural Economics (S) 23
or ECON 2103 Introduction to Microeconomics (S)
SOIL 2124Fundamentals of Soil Science (N)4
Written and Oral Communications
ENGL 3323Technical Writing 33
or BCOM 3113 Written Communication
AGCM 3203Oral Communications in Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources (S) 23
or SPCH 2713 Introduction to Speech Communication (S)
or SPCH 3733 Elements of Persuasion (S)
Hours Subtotal14
Major Requirements
Core Courses
ACCT 2103Financial Accounting3
AST 2313Surveying3
HORT 2010Internship in Horticulture or Landscape Management (2 hours)2
or LA 3010 Internship in Landscape Architecture
HORT 2513Herbaceous Plant Materials3
HORT 2613Woody Plant Materials3
HORT 3013Arboriculture3
HORT 3153Turf Management3
HORT 3513Landscape Irrigation3
LA 2213Visual Communication I for Landscape Architecture3
LA 2223Visual Communication II for Landscape Architecture3
LA 2323Computer-Aided Design3
LA 3315Studio I: Principles and Theory of Design5
LA 3884Architectural Construction 1: Site Grading4
LA 4894Landscape Architectural Construction 3: Materials and Methods4
LSB 3213Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business3
MKTG 3213Marketing (S)3
Select one of the following:2
HORT 3612
Bidding and Estimating
SPAN 3 credits3
Related Courses
Select one emphasis9
Hours Subtotal65
Select 0 hours or hours to complete required total for degree
Total Hours120

Emphasis Areas

Management Emphasis

Take MGMT 3313 Human Resource Management and MGMT 4073 Management and Ethical Leadership to complete a minor in management.

ACCT 2203Managerial Accounting3
or ECON 2203 Introduction to Macroeconomics
MGMT 3013Fundamentals of Management (S)3
MGMT 3123Managing Behavior and Organizations3

Design Emphasis

LA 3325Studio 2: Site Design5
LA 4034Landscape Planting Design4
Other Studies: Requires study plan approved by adviser, program director, and department head

Other Requirements

  • 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 2.25 GPA or higher is required in courses listed in the Major Requirements column above.

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 2026.