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Horticulture

Virginia Tech

12 months
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18942 USD/year
18942 USD/year
9398 USD/year
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The Horticulture graduate program in the School of Plant and Environmental Sciences at the Virginia Tech offers programs leading to the Master's and Doctoral degrees.

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Overview

Areas of specialization include:

  • plant breeding and genetics
  • growth and development
  • physiology
  • molecular biology
  • intensification of production through modern cultural practices and innovative approaches
  • urban Horticulture
  • rhizosphere biology
  • agricultural ecology
The faculty at the Virginia Tech are stationed both on campus in Blacksburg and at several experiment stations throughout the state. Although not all faculty serve directly as advisors to graduate students, all are available as resources to graduate programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Plant Genetics and Breeding
  • Adv Stud in Urban For Ecosys
  • Plant Nutrition
  • Advanced Plant Physiology and Metabolism
  • Advanced Vegetable Crops

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your application online, along with the $75 application fee
  • Include a scanned copy of your college transcripts with your online application, then arrange for an official copy to be sent to us after you receive an offer of admission
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • The Graduate School doesn’t require entrance tests, but check to see whether your department requires you to submit GRE, GMAT, or subject test scores with your application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9471 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4699 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Blacksburg

1166 - 1906 USD /month
Living costs

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