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Agricultural Sciences

Mushroom Science and Technology Minor (M S T) - ARCHIVE

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Begin Date: Summer Session 1991
End Date: Spring Semester 2006

Mushroom Science and Technology Minor - ARCHIVE

University Park, College of Agricultural Sciences (M S T)

PROFESSOR DANIEL J. ROYSE, in charge

This interdisciplinary minor is designed to prepare students for a career in the mushroom industry. The minor offers practical work experience at the University's Mushroom Research Center and Mushroom Test Demonstration Facility.

Students are required to complete a minimum of 21 credits. The core of prescribed courses provides a foundation in the basic fundamentals of mushroom science and technology. Independent study courses may be selected by the student to emphasize various aspects of Agarics or specialty mushroom production. A period of internship or a field experience is required.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 21-22 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (16 credits)
ENT 012(3) (Sem: 3-8)
AG 495(4), BIOL 418(4), PPATH 405(3), PPATH 496(2)[7] (Sem: 5-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (2-3 credits)
Select 2-3 credits from AG 200(2), MGMT 100(3) (Sem: 3-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (3 credits)
Select 3 credits at the 400 level from department list (Sem: 5-8)

[7] Students must select, in consultation with the Mushroom Science and Technology adviser, at least 2 credits of independent study courses with the University's Mushroom Research Center or Mushroom Test Demonstration Facility.

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 1991

Blue Sheet Item #: 19-03-001

Review Date: 10/11/05

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