Plant Genetics and Biotechnology Option
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The Plant Genetics and Biotechnology Option provides students with maximum flexibility in selecting a program of study suited to their needs and to achieve professional goals related to advanced degrees or immediate job placement in the industry.
The option provides theoretical and practical skills of plant genetic manipulation relevant to plant biotechnology, plant breeding, and genome research. It prepares students for employment in industry or academia, or the pursuance of graduate degrees.