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Sustainable Plant Systems: Environmental Horticulture

Bachelor of Science

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Major Details

College: College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Admissions Requirements:

No Additional Requirements

Math Required:


    This strand involves skill and facility with calculus. The S-strand begins at one of two calculus options - MATH 124 (Calculus I with Applications) or MATH 125 (Calculus I). Students who successfully complete the S-strand may continue on to MATH 129 (Calculus II), MATH 223 (Vector Calculus), or beyond. Those who choose but are not ready to begin the S-strand will be required to take preparatory work.
Second Language Required:

2 Semesters

  • Scoring the equivalent of second-semester skill level on an entrance or placement examination administered by The University of Arizona.
  • Completion with a C or better of a second semester course at the post-secondary level.
  • An AP (Advanced Placement), IB (International Baccalaureate) or CLEP (College Level Entrance Program) language score determined by the individual language department.
  • In the College of Engineering by a method determined within the College; however, all students in the college must also take a language placement examination on entrance to the University.
2 Semesters
Fees: No
Pre-Major: No
Available at:
  • Main Campus

Four-Year Plan

Archived plans are available on Degree Search 2011-2017 for many degree plans. These are sample plans. Please work with your academic advisor for more specific and up-to-date requirements.

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UA Course Requirements Units
1st Semester
ENGL101 First YearComposition 3
MATH Calculus 3
CHEM 151 General Chemistry 4
Tier I General Education 3
PLS 195A or ENVS 195B 1
2nd Semester
ENGL 102 First Year Composition 4
CHEM 152 General Chemistry II 4
Tier I General Education 3
ENVS 200 & 201 General Soils and Lab 4
3rd Semester
MATH 122A Functions of Calculus 1
Entomology, Plant Pathology, or Weed Science 3
Tier I General Education 3
CHEM 241A Organic Chemistry 3
PLS 240 Plant Biology 4
4th Semester
ENVS 316 Plant and Soil Nutrition 3
Emphasis Course 3
Statistics 3
Tier I General Education 3
Genetics 4
5th Semester
Plant Propagation 4
Second Langauge 4
Emphasis Course 3
ECON 200 Economics 3
Emphasis Course 3
6th Semester
Emphasis Course 3
Emphasis Course 3
PLS 475A Applied Plant Physiology 3
Tier II General Education 3
Second Language 4
7th Semester
PHYS 102 Introductory Physics 3
Emphasis Course 3
Emphasis Course 3
PLS 498 Senior Capstone 2
Tier II General Education 3
8th Semester
Communications 3
Emphasis Course 3
Tier II General Education 3
Elective 3
PLS 475A Physiology of Plant Production under Controlled Environment 3
Emphasis Course 3

AZ Transfer Pathways

This page is designed for in-state transfer students who plan to attend the University of Arizona. The information presented lists the most accurate course equivalencies and may not include all possible requirements. Transfer students are strongly encouraged to use this site for reference only and not for self-advising.

Transfer students should work with their community colleges and UA advisors to develop an individualized plan for transfer, and visit

  • All posted Pathways (except for Bachelor of Applied Science Pathways) fulfill an AGEC and most also fulfill an Associate Degree
  • Following a Pathway does not guarantee admission to the UA nor admission to a college/major/program at the UA
  • Use Pathways in consultation with advisors from your community college and the UA
  • Pathways are subject to change at any time

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