Academic Programs Catalog

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Graduate Study

Graduate Specializations and Certificates

Students who are enrolled in master’s degree programs in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources may elect the master’s Specialization in Agribusiness.  For additional information, refer to the Specialization in Agribusiness Management statement in the Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics section of this catalog.

Students who are enrolled in master's and doctoral degree programs may elect the Graduate Certificate in Conservation Law. For additional information, refer to the statement on Graduate Certificate in Conservation Law in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife section of this catalog.

Students who are enrolled in master's and doctoral degree programs may elect the Graduate Certificate in Forest Carbon Science, Policy and Management. For additional information, refer to the statement on Graduate Certificate in Forest Carbon Science, Policy and Management in the Department of Forestry section of this catalog.

Students who are enrolled in doctoral degree programs in departments and programs emphasizing environmental science and policy may elect the Graduate Specialization in Environmental Science and Policy. For additional information, refer to the Graduate Specialization in Environmental Science and Policy statement in the College of Social Science section of this catalog.

Students who are enrolled in master’s and doctoral degree programs in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, the College of Natural Science, and the College of Veterinary Medicine may elect the Graduate Specialization in Fish and Wildlife Disease Ecology and Conservation Medicine. For additional information, refer to the statement on Graduate Specialization in Fish and Wildlife Disease Ecology and Conservation Medicine.

Students who are enrolled in Master of Science degree programs in the departments of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Animal Science, Entomology, Food Science and Human Nutrition, Horticulture, and Packaging may elect a Specialization in Food Safety.  For additional information, refer to the statement on the specialization in the College of Veterinary Medicine section of this catalog.

Students who are enrolled in Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degree programs in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition may elect a Interdepartmental Specialization in Infancy and Early Childhood. For additional information, refer to the statement on Interdepartmental Graduate Specializations in Infancy and Early Childhood in the College of Social Science section of this catalog.

Students who are enrolled in Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degree programs in the departments of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics; Fisheries and Wildlife; or Forestry may elect a Specialization in Environmental and Resource Economics. For additional information, refer to the statement on Interdepartmental Graduate Specializations in Environmental and Resource Economics.