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HCC Agriculture Technology [AAS] to APSU Professional Studies [BS]

NOTE:  Any student entering APSU with less than 12 earned credit hours MUST take APSU 1000,
 a one-hour Freshman Orientation course, which will count in the Electives section.

HCC: Agriculture Technology

APSU:  Professional Studies

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Course
Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

General Education Core

General Education Core (41 hours)

101 ENG

Writing I

3

ENGL 1010

English Composition I

3

102 ENG

Writing II

3

ENGL 1020

English Composition II

3

252 COM

Interpersonal Communications

3

COMM 1010

Funds. of Public Speaking

3

 

 

 

HIST 2010

American History I

3

 

 

 

HIST 2020

American History II

3

 

Heritage/Humanities course

3

Humanity

 Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

Humanity

Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

ENGL 2030

Traditions in World Literature

3

102 BSL

Biology I

4

Science  w/lab

Link to Catalog

4

104 CHE

General Chemistry

4

Science w/lab

Link to Catalog

4

 

 

 

Social/Behavioral Science

Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

Social/Behavioral Science

Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

Math

Link to Catalog

3

Major

Lower Division
 Technical Concentration (27 hours)

140 AG

Issues in Agriculture

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

150 AG

Agricultural Power

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

125 AG

Intro Fertilizers & Soils

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

240 AG

Intro Animal Science

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

250 AG

Intro Plant/Crop Rotation

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

101 GEN

Economics Food & Agriculture

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

101 QT

Quality Management Principles

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

170 AG

Intro Equipmt, Machines, Engs

3

 

Tech Elective:

3

180/190 AG

Internship I & II

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

Electives

Lower Division Electives (12 hours)

100 CIS

Introduction to Computers

3

 

 

3

103 BSL

Biology II

4

 

 

3

 

Mathematics

3

 

 

3

255 AG

Agriculture Electricity

2

 

 

3

 

 Professional Studies Required (15 hours)

 

 

 

PTMA 3020

Managing Inform. Technlgy

3

 

 

 

PTMA 3050

International Bus.& Stand.

3

 

 

 

BLAW 3300
or

PM 4320

Soc Legal and Pol Environ.

Administrative Law

 

3

 

 

 

PM 3200

Public Sector Management

3

 

 

 

ENGT 3820

Technology and Society

3

 

Professional Studies Electives (15 hours)

 

 

 

 

  Link to Catalog

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

Upper Division Electives (9 hours)

 

 

 

Upper

Division

Elective________________

Elective_______________

Elective________________

3

3

3

Total Hours =  60

Total Requirements: 120 Hours

NOTES:  1.  The Associate of Applied Science Degree from Hopkinsville Community College may require more hours than are indicated on this program of study.  Because of the BS in Professional Studies degree requirements, only 60 of those AAS hours are applicable to the BSPS degree.
2.  Lower division general education courses required for the BSPS  that are not a part of your AAS degree requirements may be taken at Hopkinsville Community College and transferred to Austin Peay State University.
3.  All upper division BSPS courses from APSU are offered online.

To contact an APSU advisor for the Professional Studies degree program, send an email to:

Dr. Robyn Hulsart

Dr. Victoria McCarthy

Dr. Sue Evans

Advising Request Form