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Agricultural Sciences, M.Agr.

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University rank #201 (ARWU) , CO, | Online
Feeding the world. Protecting the environment. Improving quality of life. These global challenges are a focus of teaching, research and outreach in the Colorado State University College of Agricultural Sciences.

About

Graduate students in Agricultural Sciences, at the Colorado State University, interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.  A minimum of 30 credits are required to complete this program. 

Agriculture was the first science . . . the progenitor of sciences . . . and it remains the science that supports human life. It is a science concerned with improving the quality of life and maintaining a productive, safe, and sustainable environment. 

Agricultural programs integrate biological, physical, and social sciences with agricultural sciences. Students may look forward to careers in basic and applied research; production and utilization of food and related products; resource use and conservation; industry and business; education and public service; technical and professional services; professional, scientific, and technical communication; and governmental policy and regulations of our agricultural systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Issues in Agriculture
  • Capacity Building for a Changing Workplace
  • Internship: Domestic
  • Internship: International
  • Seminar
  • Introduction to Research Methods

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

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    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • GRE/GMAT Scores: Contact the academic department to verify whether the GRE/GMAT is required. 
  • Official Transcripts/Credential & Certified Translations: Official transcripts or mark sheets and any certificates, diplomas, or degrees from each college or university attended is required regardless of the length of attendance, including courses in progress. 
  • Letters of Recommendation: A minimum of three (3) letters of recommendation are required from previous instructors or employers who are able to comment on your abilities and potential for graduate study. You may provide contact information for up to five (5) recommenders. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1432 USD/credit
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  • National

    584 USD/credit
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Living costs for Fort Collins

  • 1210 - 1800 USD/month
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