Bachelor of Science in Forestry
The Bachelor of Science in Forestry program is designed to provide knowledge and skills to students on forest resource management and forest operations. The program includes topics in forest products, social forestry, and forest and natural resources governance.
The program also trains and prepares students in facing problems related to natural resource management, the biophysical environment and natural resource conservation.
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Major in Agronomy, Horticulture, Animal Science, Agricultural Extension)
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with majors:
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture major in Horticulture focuses on horticultural knowledge, skills, technologies, education, and commerce. They apply these to grow intensively produced plants for human food and non-food uses and for personal or social needs. Their work involves plant propagation and cultivation with the aim of improving plant growth, yields, quality, nutritional value, and resistance to insects, diseases, and environmental stresses. They work as gardeners, growers, therapists, designers, and technical advisors in the food and non-food sectors of horticulture.
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture major in Agronomy is a program that focuses on the science and technology of producing and using plants for food, fuel, fiber, and reclamation. Agronomy students today are involved with many activities including producing food, creating healthier food, managing environmental impact of agriculture, and creating energy from plants. They often specialize in areas such as irrigation and drainage, plant breeding, soil classification, soil fertility, weed control, insect and pest control.
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture major in Animal Science program concentrates on the biology of animal that are under the control of mankind. This course prepares students for career opportunities in areas such as breeding, production, nutrition, animal agribusiness, behavior and well being, and biotechnology.
Bachelor of Science in Agriculture major in Agricultural Extension allows students to indulge in doing more scientific research and gain new knowledge to agricultural practices by exposing them in the field of farming.