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Bioagricultural Sciences, Plant Pathology Specialization

Colorado State University

12 months
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31766 USD/year
15568 USD/year
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About

The M.S. degree in Bioagricultural Sciences, Plant Pathology Specialization at Colorado State University is a unique department among U.S. land grant universities, encompassing the disciplines of entomology, plant pathology, and weed science.

Overview

Join us to explore biological questions in entomology, plant pathology, weed science, and abiotic plant stresses. Graduate students studying with faculty in Agricultural Biology perform research on questions ranging from the ecology of plant and insect invasions to molecular plant-microbe interactions. Our students may work in greenhouse or row crop production systems, on rangelands, on short grass prairies or in alpine meadows.

The breadth of our department means that students gain knowledge, experience, and appreciation for fundamental and applied biology in many environments.

Our students from the M.S. degree in Bioagricultural Sciences, Plant Pathology Specialization at Colorado State University become well-prepared to help solve the most complex and pressing problems related to food security and ecosystem sustainability.

Options

 We offer M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Bioagricultural Sciences. Graduate students at the masters and Ph.D. level can obtain a general degree in the area of expertise of their advisor (e.g., ecology, biodiversity,  molecular biology), or explicitly concentrate on one of three disciplinary specializations: Entomology, Plant Pathology, and Weed Science.

Programme Structure

Areas of Study
  • Agricultural Biology: Freshman Orientation

  • Working With Agricultural Biology Data

  • Becoming an Agricultural Biology Professional

  • Agricultural Biology Orientation for Transfers

  • Insect Biotechnology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • College transcripts. An undergraduate GPA of 3.0 is required for admission.
  • Three letters of recommendation. Choose people who know you well and can comment on your abilities and your potential for success in graduate school.
  • A short essay outlining your experience and career goals. This should be one page or less. Describe your specific interests to aid us in finding potential faculty advisors who are appropriate. Identify who you would like to work with in your essay if applicable.
  • If your undergraduate degree is from a non-U.S. institution and the official language of your country is not English, then you must have TOEFL scores of 550 or above for admission.

Tuition Fee

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    31766 USD/year
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  • National

    15568 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15568 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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