Sustainable Plant Systems Minor

A minor in sustainable plant systems combines training in plant biology, soil science and genetics with focused electives relating to your area of interest. The minor pairs well with majors in nutritional sciences, environmental sciences, natural resources, agricultural economics and management, biosystems engineering, geography, and anthropology.

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Minor requirements & courses

You’ll complete a minimum of 22 units, with a minimum of 9 units from approved upper-level electives specific to this minor. Core courses include:

  • Introduction to Chemistry
  • Introduction to Soil Science
  • Soil Science Lab
  • Plant Biology

Courses required to complete the sustainable plant systems minor are subject to change, so remember to meet with your advisor regularly to review your course plan.