Agricultural Sciences, M.Sc. | University of New Hampshire | Durham, United States
12 months
27810 USD/year
27810 USD/year
14170 USD/year
Tuition fee
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An M.S. in Agricultural Sciences from University of New Hampshire will help you advance your career in an agriculture-related field, whether you are working in agricultural production, agribusiness, policy areas in government or nonprofit sectors, education and/or research.


The Agricultural Sciences master’s program from University of New Hampshire focuses on the advanced study of plant and animal agriculture, aquaculture, agro-ecosystems, and the social and economic dimensions of food production and distribution systems. With the growing demand for well-trained agricultural researchers and professionals, a master’s degree in agricultural sciences will help you pursue leadership roles in collaborative and interdisciplinary initiatives that address agricultural issues and opportunities.

Federal and state funding is available for research on diverse aspects of sustainable agriculture, foods and agricultural sciences. You’ll have the opportunity to partner with state and regional growers and producers and collaborate with leading researchers worldwide. As a graduate student at UNH, you’ll have the opportunity to work in several top-notch teaching and research facilities, including the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station, one of the university’s largest research organizations.

Career Areas

  • Agribusiness
  • Commercial plant/animal production
  • Research
  • Private consulting
  • Education and Extension
  • Farming
  • Government/regulatory
  • Policy making
  • Nonprofit sector

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Agriculture, Nutrition, and Food Systems Seminar 
  • Writing and Publishing Science
  • Design, Analysis, and Interpretation of Experiments
  • Sociological Methods: Research Design
  • Grant Writing
  • Scientific Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application fee: $65
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation: 3 required
  • Test Scores: GRE Required
  • Personal Statement/Essay Questions
  • All applicants are encouraged to contact programs directly to discuss program specific application questions.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27810 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    27810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27810 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14170 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


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