Agricultural Regulations

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
469 USD/credit
207 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The graduate program in Agricultural Regulations from University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is designed to produce highly skilled, multidisciplinary graduates for positions in regulatory science and related areas of research


The Agricultural Regulations program from University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff prepares students for the growing number of job opportunities with regulatory agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security, Food and Drug Administration and Arkansas State Plant Board, and in science related research fields such as biotechnology, plant science, animal science and food safety. A graduate degree in Agricultural Regulations also prepares graduates to make meaningful contributions to our nation’s agricultural and homeland security.

Programme Structure

Coruses included:

  • Agricultural and Environmental Regulatory Practices Semina
  • Ethical Concepts
  • Scientific Writing and Editing in Agriculture 
  • Geographic Information Systems and Water Management
  • Molecular Biology
  • Post-Harvest Physiology
  • Principles of Pest Management
  • Food Safety
  • Food Microbiology
  • Statistics in Agriculture

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

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.
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.

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 1. Application for Admission to the Graduate Agricultural Regulations Program 
  •  2. Non-refundable $37.00 application fee 
  • 3. Three letters of recommendation 
  • 4. A 300-500 word statement of purpose 
  • 5. Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (minimum 2.7 GPA required) 
  • 6. Immunization Records (Copy) 
  • 7. Official GRE score of 290 (verbal + quantitative) 
  • 8. Official TOEFL score (international applicants only) of 550 (paper-based test), 213 (computer-based test) or 79 (internet-based test). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    469 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 469 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    207 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 207 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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Agricultural Regulations
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff