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Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

University of Guam

12 months
Duration
11034 USD/year
11034 USD/year
5517 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The goal of the Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources program at University of Guam therefore, will include educating students and developing and disseminating science-based information to promote sustainable agricultural production, healthy living, and natural resource management that is appropriate for the Western Pacific Region.

Overview

Specific objectives of the program include seeking answers to agricultural and natural resources as well as food, nutritional and health related questions, especially those arising in the developing island nations of the Pacific. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources program from University of Guam:

  • The students will demonstrate the ability to apply, analyze, synthesize and evaluate issues in the areas of sustainable agriculture, food, nutrition and natural resources.
  • The students will demonstrate mastery in quantitative and/or qualitative data collection and analysis in agricultural science, food and nutrition science, as well as the natural resources.
  • They will demonstrate ability to write technical scientific reports and articles.
  • The students will demonstrate knowledge of current topics and research activities related to sustainable agriculture, food and natural resource sciences in the literature as well as in the island communities.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to conceive, conduct and report original research results.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biological Literature & Scientific Writing
  • Advanced Statistics
  • Technologies For Sustainable Tropical Agriculture 
  • Technologies For Sustainable Tropical Agriculture Laboratory
  • Environmental Science: Economics
  • Advances In Sustainable Aquaculture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an application for Graduate Admission. Apply online here. 
  • Submit an official Bachelor's Transcript with degree conferred directly from issuing institution. If you earned your bachelor's degree from UOG, this requirement is waived.
  • Submit the following: Letter of Intent and Statement, Resume, at least 2 signed Letters of Recommendation (some degree program requires 3), and proof of residency (refer to Residency Policy). 
  • Obtain Graduate Program Entry Form and submit a signed copy to Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Submit health requirements (updated within 6 months for PPD, MMR 1 & 2) and Medical History Form.
  • Once ALL requirements are met, you may register for courses: complete this registration form and submit.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11034 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11034 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5517 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5517 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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