Academic Programs Catalog

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences

Graduate Study
Crop and Soil Sciences- Doctor of Philosophy

In addition to meeting the requirements of the university and of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, students must meet the requirements specified below.

Requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Crop and Soil Sciences

In addition to courses in the major, a minor or study in areas related to crop and soil sciences is required.  Students are encouraged to select such courses as botany, biochemistry, chemistry, geology, plant pathology, and statistics.  The student is required to complete satisfactorily one semester of teaching.