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Agricultural Science

Texas A&M University

M.Sc. On Campus Online
24 months
Duration
13794 USD/year
13794 USD/year
7188 USD/year
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About

Acquire a competitive edge with the Agricultural Science program of the Texas A&M University–Commerce that allows you the choice to dig deeper into agricultural economics, agricultural mechanization, animal science, plant and soil science or horticulture.

Overview

Take advantage of graduate-level research using on-campus instructional and research farm facilities or off-campus facilities with cooperating institutions. Prepare for a better career or further graduate study using exciting experiential learning and in-field training. The Agricultural Science program of the Texas A&M University–Commerce offers both a thesis and a non-thesis option as well as online programs.

Is this Program a Good Fit for You?

Agricultural Sciences students are typically interested in:

  • Agricultural education
  • Agricultural research
  • Agricultural industries and management
  • Horticulture and soil science
  • Animal science

Careers

Nearly 60,000 agricultural job openings are expected annually in the U.S. and are on the rise, but only 35,000 graduates are available to fill these positions. Agricultural sciences students are provided on-the-job experience with internships in the rapidly growing agri-related areas of industry and business. All assignments are at an approved work situation under the supervision of a designated faculty member. Here, you will apply that in-depth knowledge gained in the classroom to face the day-to-day challenges found in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • AgriBusiness Analysis and Forecasting
  • Agricultural Production Economics
  • Advanced Theory of Demand and Price Analysis
  • Market Organization and Structure
  • International Agricultural Trade
  • Water Issues and Ethics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Domestic student applications are accepted throughout the year.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

30-36

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application fee of $75
  • Bank Statement from the sponsor, must reflect a balance of at least $26,024.82 USD
  • Official sponsor statement
  • Official transcripts (with a copy of the certificate or diploma)
  • International applicants without a U.S. accredited awarded bachelors in agricultural sciences or closely related field of study with an overall bachelor’s GPA of 3.00 or higher or a 3.00 GPA on last 60 hours of bachelor’s degree must hold a bachelor’s degree in a field of agricultural sciences or related field of study from a university with coursework and degree plans equivalent to that of a U.S. regionally accredited university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and at least one of the following:
  • Official general GRE score report
  • Official GMAT score report
  • Passing score on one of the following Texas Educator Certification Exams (TEXES): Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities, AAFCS Exam for Texas FCS Teacher Certification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6897 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    13794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6897 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    7188 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3594 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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