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Business and Science - Horticulture and Turfgrass Science

Rutgers University

Master
12 months
Duration
1256 USD/credit
1256 USD/credit
1015 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Business and Science - Horticulture and Turfgrass Science program from Rutgers University prepares students to work in fields where an applied knowledge of horticulture is needed. The concentration is designed to prepare students to work as private consultants or to be directly hired by institutions to design, manage, and provide direct services related to horticulture.  

Overview

The concentration is designed to prepare students to work as private consultants or to be directly hired by institutions to design, manage, and provide direct services related to horticulture.  

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Students with an Master of Business and Science - Horticulture and Turfgrass Science from Rutgers University can haves careers in agriculture, landscape, nurseries, green industry, biotechnology, managerial positions in commercial horticulture, turf management (sports turf management) as well as horticulture management for parks and gardens. Additionally, there are positions related to health and wellness including horticultural therapy, medicinal plants and neutraceuticals.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Horticultural Topics
  • Fine & Sports Turf
  • Advanced Plant Physiology
  • Applied Plant Science Statistics
  • Plant Disease Clinic or Principles of Plant Pathology
  • Plant Biology Graduate: Non-thesis Study
  • Case Studies in Horticulture & Turfgrass Applications
  • Principles of Finance and Accounting  
  • Marketing Asses. /CMD Marketing
  • Principles of Communication & Professional Development for Science & Technology Management 
  • Ethics for Science & Technology Management 
  • Colloquium in Professionalism for Science & Technology Management 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

43 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelors degree with a science/math/engr major from an accredited university, and a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Official Transcripts (Scanned copies WILL NOT be accepted. Transcripts must be sealed and sent to the graduate admissions office at the time of applying. 
  • GRE exam (may be waived with 5 yrs U.S work experience)
  • We use three factors in determining admission: GRE, GPA(undergrad), and Work Experience. While work experience is not mandatory for admission (except for the engineering management concentration), we do take it  under consideration.
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement.
  • Resume 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1256 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1256 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1256 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1256 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    1015 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1015 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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