M.Sc. Online

Plant Breeding (Online)

12 months
17553 USD/year
17553 USD/year
8026 USD/year
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Plant Breeding (Online) from Texas A&M University is offered through the Department of Horticultural Sciences for those students who are interested in obtaining a science-based education for the creation, improvement and/or production of horticultural commodities through innovative teaching and directed plant breeding research experiences. 


Plant Breeding (Online) from Texas A&M University encompasses both conventional and molecular breeding techniques to modify specific target traits in fruits, vegetables, flowers, and landscape plants.


The program is designed to prepare students to become successful researchers in plant breeding.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cytological and Histological Principles in Plant Breeding
  • Pedology
  • Crop Physiology
  • Integrated Farming Systems
  • Host Plant Resistance
  • Environmental Biophysics

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Typically, applications should be received approximately one month prior to the start of the semester for which you wish to apply.


32 SCH




Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
146 (verbal)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Experience, 
  • Research interests and goals,
  • Letters of recommendation, 
  • GPA, 
  • All applicants are required to take the GRE.
  • English Language 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17553 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17553 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17553 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8026 USD per year during 12 months.

Tuition for summer option:

  • Residents: 1,639 USD
  • Non-residents: 3,173 USD


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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