Horticulture, M.A. | The University of Maine | Orono, United States
12 months
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
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The MS degree in Horticulture at The University of Maine may be earned for a program of study comprising at least 30 hours of work including credit for graduate thesis work, which constitutes a major portion of the degree program. 


In the Horticulture program from The University of Maine we accept applications throughout the year.

Learning Outcomes 

Opportunities to develop research projects exist in a broad range of horticultural topics such as:

  • Ornamental plant selection and evaluation
  • Low-temperature tolerance
  • Landscape plant production
  • Blueberry physiology and hardiness
  • Pomology
  • Greenhouse management
  • Degrees offered: MS

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experimental Design
  • Weed Ecology and Management
  • Advanced Plant Pathology
  • Scientific Communications
  • Special Topics in Plant, Soil and Environmental Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee

Tuition Fee

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    29214 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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