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