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Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences

Louisiana State University

12 months
Duration
29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
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About

The Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences programme is offered at Louisiana State University.

Overview

Programme Overview:

  • Agronomy, which includes the soil and water environments associated with crop production, is the primary source of food for our world’s population.
  •  Agroeconomic activities are very important at the state, national, and global levels. Many opportunities await agronomists with MS and PhD degrees. Positions are available in the private sector as well as in government and universities.
  • The graduates from the Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences programme from Louisiana State University is engaged in both applied and basic research. Most agronomy and environmental management faculty members have joint appointments between LSU and the LSU Agricultural Center. 
  • These scientists conduct research and impart education and training to sustain the productivity of food, feed, and fiber while maintaining environmental quality with efficient use of natural resources.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • horticulture
  • genetics
  • propagation
  • vegetable production
  • physiology
  • mineral nutrition
  • weed control
  • plant growth 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

Regular Admission to the LSU Graduate School requires: 

  •  a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • a minimum 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) grade-point average (GPA) for all undergraduate work taken prior to receiving a degree and a minimum 3.0 GPA for all previous graduate work for which a grade is given; 
  •  satisfactory academic standing at the last institution attended
  •  acceptable scores on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE); and 
  •  acceptance into a departmental program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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