Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology, M.Sc.

Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

LSU offers the MS and PhD in Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology with opportunities for specialization in plant pathology or crop physiology. The MS program in plant pathology requires 30 credit hours of coursework and research credit, while the crop physiology option requires 31 credit hours. A non-thesis option in plant pathology requires 36 credit hours of coursework. The PhD program in plant pathology requires a minimum of 59 credit hours of coursework and research credits, while the program in crop physiology requires 55 credit hours. The PhD program in each area of specialization also requires a qualifying examination, general examination, and final defense of the dissertation.

The Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology program is offered at Louisiana State University.

Programme Structure

For more information, please visit the program website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    550

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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Academic Requirements

All applicants must have the following in order to be considered for unconditional admission:

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution or the equivalent from a foreign institution.
  • A grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 (A = 4.0) on all undergraduate work (or in the final 64 credit hours) and any graduate work already completed.
  • Acceptable GRE or GMAT scores. The E.J. Ourso College of Business, except for the MS and PhD in Economics, requires a GMAT score. The MPA program and the Information Systems & Decision Sciences program accepts either the GRE or GMAT. Consult the department’s website for minimum test scores required.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National Applies to you

    28868 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28868 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    11953 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11953 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Baton Rouge

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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