Plant Science Option

This option emphasizes the application of the biological sciences to problem-solving in agronomic and horticultural ecosystems.

For prospective students and those enrolled since Summer 2018:

For students enrolled prior to Summer 2018:

Topic areas include plant biology, plant pathology, plant microbiology, plant biotechnology, plant-insect interactions, horticulture, crop science, plant ecology, and bioenergy. Graduates may find employment in industry, government and academic research programs as technicians and research assistants, or pursue graduate degrees.