Masters of Science (M.S.)

The objectives of the M.S. degree program are: (1) to enhance understanding of an area of horticultural science beyond the baccalaureate level; and (2) to attain scientific research skills.

M.S. candidates are considered novice researchers and may require considerable guidance in choosing and executing their thesis research projects. However, upon completion of the M.S., the students should have developed some capacity for independent research.

Graduate students in Horticulture must complete the following to meet university requirements for training in scholarship and research integrity (SARI).