24 months
624 USD/credit 9360 USD/year
624 USD/credit 9360 USD/year
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This online master’s in Agricultural Sciences at Colorado State University gives you the knowledge and skills necessary to operate an agricultural business efficiently and sustainably without sacrificing profits.


The master’s in Agricultural Sciences at Colorado State University is a multi-disciplined program, blending animal science, business, range science, ecology, wildlife, policy, and human resources. This fusion of topics allows you to understand how agricultural resource systems work together in a comprehensive way, and how to apply them in an agricultural management setting.


As an interdisciplinary program, the curriculum applies to professionals seeking to advance their careers in a number of diverse fields:

  • Professional land and ranch management
  • Animal and cattle production management
  • Local, state and regional agencies dealing with land and resource management, such as the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service
  • Wildlife and forest management
  • Extension agencies involved in agriculture and natural resources
  • Management of family and corporate ranches, dairies, swine production facilities, fisheries and wildlife areas
  • Natural resource conservation
  • Breeding associations, drug and seed companies, and Homeland Security
  • Agriculture
  • Community economic development

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Integrated Decision Making/Management Skills
  •  Building the Business
  •  Managing for Ecosystem Sustainability
  •  Understanding and Managing Animal Resources
  •  Animal Production Systems
  •  Integrated Forage Management
  •  Analyzing and Managing the Business
  •  Understanding Policy and Emerging Issues
  •  Products to Profit

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on all undergraduate coursework
  • GRE not required

  • Three letters of recommendation

  • Resume or vita

  • Statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 624 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    9360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 624 USD per credit during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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