Each scholar will enroll in six hours of college credit courses. All scholars will enroll in AGRI 120 and will choose another course from the tentative list below.
NRM 100 - Introduction to Natural Resource Management
Survey of natural resources management career opportunities; a history of resource management; forests, wildlife, soils and recreation components; government and private management entities; commercial, conservation and preservation philosophies of land management discussed.
AGEC 110 Introduction to Agricultural Business.
An introduction to the field of agricultural business and some of the basic tools and concepts of decision making. Concepts are explained in terms of selected current social and economic issues in the industry of production agriculture, agricultural business and related computer applications.
The 2017 Governor's School for the Agricultural Sciences will be hosted by the University of Tennessee at Martin June 3 - 30, 2017. Applications and School Counselor Instructions are now available.
Group Study Projects
Group Study Projects, or GSPs, are small, specialized groups taught by expert faculty from various Tennessee agricultural schools. These hands-on projects allow scholars to experience firsthand the science and technology associated with agriculture and natural resources management.