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Undergraduate Degree Programs

  

AgBus

Learn marketing, economics, finance and management practices behind the food and fiber agribusiness industry.

Concentrations:
  • Agribusiness (no concentration)
  • Agribusiness Finance
  • Food Industry Management
  • International Business
  • Rural Development

AgEd

The teaching concentration prepares you for formal teaching in secondary schools while the extension and non-formal education concentration provides training for careers in extension, business, government and industry.

Concentrations:
  • Teaching in Formal Education
  • Extension and Non-formal Education
 

AniSci

Learn about the animal industry including food, livestock and companion animal production, vet science and animal products.

Concentrations:
  • Animal Science
  • Dairy Foods Technology
  • Dairy Production
  • Poultry Science
  • Science and Technology
  • Pre-Veterinary Medicine1


EMS

Learn how agencies and government develop environmental regulations, land use planning, soil, water and ecological risk assessments.

Concentrations:
  • Policy Analysis
  • Resource Conservation
  • Environmental Analysis and Risk Management
 

NREM

Learn how to protect, conserve and restore our soil, air and water resources through science and policy

Concentrations:
  • Conservation Biology
  • Ecological Restoration
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • Forest Enterprise
  • Forest Resource Management
  • Pre-Veterinary Medicine2
  • Wetland Science
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Wildlife Habitat Conservation and Management

NFS

Study food sensory and chemical composition, its effect on the body, and how foods can improve health and decrease disease.

Concentrations:
  • Dietetics
  • Food Science and Technology (with pre-med option)
  • Nutrition, Health and Society
  • Nutritional Sciences/Pre-Medical

 

 

PSS

Learn ways to cultivate, propagate and manage plants in landscapes, crop gardens and agronomic fields.
Concentrations:
  • Agricultural Pest Management - Entomology
  • Agricultural Pest Management - Plant Pathology
  • Crop Science
  • Horticultural Sciences
  • Soil Science
  • Sustainable Production Systems
  • Turf and Landscape Management
  • Urban Entomology

 

TAM

Focus on design, development and marketing of textile and apparel design in a global fashion industry.

Concentrations:
  • Apparel Design
  • Merchandising
  • Textile Science

 

 

1, 2 The undergraduate majors in Animal Sciences and Natural Resource Ecology and Management offer a three-year pre-veterinary medicine concentration. Students spend three years taking the pre-requisite courses for the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine and apply for admissions during their junior year. If accepted, students may begin Vet School, and after the completion of the first year, receive the B.S. degree. Students who are not accepted to Vet School after three years of undergraduate course work must switch to one of the four year concentrations to receive the B.S. degree.