A minor is a structured group of courses that leads to a solid understanding of a subject, although with less depth than a major.

Depending on interests and career goals, some students choose to complement their major program with a minor in a related field or even in an entirely different field of interest.

Agricultural Economics

Learn the billion dollar business of agriculture.

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Animal Sciences

Develop basic knowledge for equine and livestock management.

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Community & Leadership Development

Learn what it takes to make a real impact in your community.

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Insects play a major role in our world - both beneficial and harmful.

Entomology - Minor

Family Sciences

Enhance the quality of life for families and individuals.

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Food Science

From production to packaging, learn the technology behind our food.

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Pest Management

Enhance your knowledge of insects, weed management, and plant pathology.

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Plant & Soil Science

Collect, analyze, and interpret the data within our ecosystems.

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Sustainable Agriculture

Maximize and maintain global food production ethically and effectively.

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Wildlife Biology and Management

Planning to pursue a career in conservation, resource management, or ecology?

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Other Minors

Outside of our college, there are dozens more minors available to UK students.

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How to Add?

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Certificate programs offer students a convenient and flexible way to earn credentials for career advancement.
All are cross-disciplinary clusters of courses integrated in a way that identifies a set of skills or knowledge that carry college credit and is applied to a student’s degree.

Food Systems & Hunger Studies Nutrition for Human Performance Distillation, Wine and Brewing Studies Urban & Community Forestry