M.Sc. Online


Texas Tech University

12 months
17530 USD/year
17530 USD/year
9350 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Horticulture at Texas Tech University at a distance is designed specifically to meet the needs of today’s working professional.


The Master of Science in Horticulture at Texas Tech University students may pursue either the thesis or non-thesis option.

Horticulture is the application of basic scientific information to the growing and use of edible (fruits, nuts, and vegetables) and ornamental plants (annual and perennial flowers and woody plants). 

Today's horticulture students focus on the challenges and practices of:

  • genetics and breeding
  • propagation
  • biotechnology
  • production
  • management
  • handling and storage
  • marketing
  • use of horticultural plants. 


Texas Tech University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters and doctorate degrees and certificates. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Problems in Plant and Soil Science
  • Applied Geostatistics
  • Pesticides
  • Advanced Arboriculture
  • Advanced Nursery Management
  • Advanced Interiorscaping
  • Mode & Mechanism of Herbicide Action

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page*
  • GRE
  • Letter of Reference (3)
  • Letter of Intent
  • Resume/CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17530 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9350 USD per year during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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