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M.Sc. On Campus

Plant Pathology

North Carolina State University

24 months
Duration
29690 USD/year
29690 USD/year
11702 USD/year
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About

The Department of Plant Pathology offers a Master of Science in Plant Pathology at North Carolina State University designed to prepare leaders for today and tomorrow’s science and agricultural needs.

Overview

Key facts

A solid and comprehensive education in the fundamentals of plant pathology is provided through an established core of introductory courses that are required of all Master of Science in Plant Pathology at North Carolina State University students. 

Collectively, these strengths not only serve our clientele and our science, but also provide a rich environment for graduate education and training that can be tailored to the specific career interests of the student, irrespective of whether they prefer training in the basic sciences or are preparing for a career in extension. We encourage you to explore this site and would be pleased to assist you in meeting your needs regarding Plant Pathology.

We expect that the demand for demonstrated specialization will increase in the coming decades as emphases on research areas, such as:

  • genomic sciences
  • food and energy security
  • the global effects of climate change continue to increase.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Biology of Plant Pathogens
  • Plant Disease: Methods & Diagnosis
  • Agriculture, Ethics and the Environment 
  • Tropical Plant Pathology 
  • Mycology 
  • Applied Evolutionary Analysis of Population Genetic Data 
  • Ecology ot Soil Ecosystems 
  • Fungal Genetics and Physiology 
  • Plant Disease Resistance Mechanisms and Applications 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
    • Personal Statement
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Transcripts
    • Interview/resume/essays
    • Test Scores GRE
    • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29690 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29690 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11702 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11702 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Raleigh

1085 - 1853 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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