Minor in AST

2005-2007, 2007-2009, 2009-2011, 2011-2012, and 2012-2013 ISU Catalog

To obtain an undergraduate minor in Agricultural Systems Technology (AST), you must complete a minimum of 15 credits of TSM (Technology Systems Management) classes that must include:

  • TSM 115 (3 credits) F.S. Solving Technology Problems
  • TSM 210 (3 credits) F.S. Fundamentals of Technology
  • At least nine (9) additional credits from:
    - TSM 310 (3 credits) S. Total Quality Improvement
    - TSM 322 (3 credits) S. Preservation of Grain Quality
    - TSM 324 (3 credits) S. Soil and Water Conservation Management
    - TSM 327 (3 credits) F. Animal Production Systems
    - TSM 330 (3 credits) S. Agricultural Machinery and Power
    - TSM 325 (3 credits) F. Biorenewable Systems
    - TSM 333 (3 credits) F. Precision Farming Systems
    - TSM 335 (4 credits) F. Tractor Power
    - TSM 337 (3 credits) S. Fluid Power Systems Technology
    - TSM 363 (4 credits) S. Electric Power and Electronics for
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    TSM 393 (3 credits) F. Agricultural Safety and Health
  • At least six (6) credits of 300-level or higher TSM classes (from the classes listed above)
  • At least nine (9) credits that are not used to meet any other department, college, or university requirement.

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For more information

Jenny Macken
Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
1330D Elings Hall
515-294-5196
jennym@iastate.edu