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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_AS_AS_HBMD

Campus: Boulder County Campus, Larimer Campus, Westminster Campus, and Online Learning

Horticulture Business Management - A.S.

HLT prefixed courses are available only at the Westminster Campus and Larimer Campus.

Degree Requirements

PLEASE NOTE: The degree track in HORTICULTURE with Secondary Teaching Licensure has different requirements and is not included in this agreement. Please refer to this agreement’s cover page for the name of the Bachelor’s degree at the four-year institution to which this agreement applies. http://highered.colorado.gov/Academics/Transfers/Agreements/horticulture.pdf

General Education Requirements

Written Communication

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENG 121English Composition I

3

ENG 122English Composition II

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Students may also complete ENG 122 and a gtPathways approved CO3 course

Mathematics

Course NumberTitleCredits
MAT 121College Algebra

4

Total Credit Hours:4

Arts and Humanities

Select two gtPathways Arts & Humanities courses from one of the following AH categories. (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH4)

Total Credit Hours:6

History

Select one gtPathways course (GT-HI1)

Total Credit Hours:3

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Course NumberTitleCredits
ECO 201Principles of Macroeconomics

3

ECO 202Principles of Microeconomics

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Natural and Physical Sciences

Course NumberTitleCredits
BIO 221Botany with Lab

5

and

CHE 101Introduction to Chemistry I with Lab

5

or

CHE 111General College Chemistry I with Lab

5

Total Credit Hours:10

*BIO 111 and BIO 112 may be used to complete these degree requirements, but BIO 221 is recommended.

Additional Required Courses

Please note: if these credits are not required for the major at a receiving 4-year institution, they will be applied to the Bachelor’s degree as elective credit towards graduation. Please check with the receiving institution to determine in which way these courses will be applied.

Course NumberTitleCredits
CIS 118Introduction to PC Applications

3

HLT 101Introduction to Horticulture

4

HLT 240Introductory Soil Science

4

HLT 260Plant Propagation

4

 

BUS 226Business Statistics

3

or

MAT 135Introduction to Statistics

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Recommended Electives

- Select 7 credits from additional HLT or FLD courses (except HLT 208; HLT 216; HLT 249; FLD 100 & FLD 289).

- Selection of elective credits should be done with a Front Range advisor, HLT Program Director, and your intended transfer institution.

Total Credit Hours:7

Participating Colorado Public Four-Year Institutions of Higher Education

  • Colorado State University-Ft Collins [B.S. Horticulture; Horticulture Business Management concentration]

The receiving institutions listed above in this agreement will accept all applicable credits earned within ten years of transfer to the receiving institution. Credits earned more than ten years earlier will be evaluated on a course-by-course basis.

Total Credit Hours: 60