All undergraduate plans of study leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Forestry, or Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture must include a minimum of three credits in multicultural awareness electives.
Students must broaden their awareness of the United States domestic, multicultural environment. The objective of the multicultural awareness component of the core curriculum is to stimulate students to become aware of themselves and others and to be better prepared for the workplace and participatory citizenship.
This requirement may be fulfilled through the course of AGR 201, Communicating Across Culture and is a 3-credit course.
The AGR 201 course coordinator and lead instructor will be the Assistant Dean and Director of the College of Agriculture Office of Diversity Programs, Dr. Pamala V. Morris. The course coordinator is responsible for validating the competency of faculty members responsible for laboratory sections. AGR 201 credits may be used to fulfill written and oral communications, social science and humanities, or departmental requirements.