About the program
The Department offers an impressive array of graduate and undergraduate programs of study related to plant, soil and agricultural systems with a variety of customizable specializations.
Our courses are diverse and cover everything from soil science to crop production, turfgrass management, ag education, biotechnology and agricultural systems technology management.
Our top-tier facilities ensure top-of-the-line classroom instruction coupled with exciting hands-on research in the field.
Our experienced and dedicated faculty provide an atmosphere of inclusive excellence, where every student is given equal access and plenty of opportunity to learn.
Students of the Plant, Soil and Agricultural Systems program at Southern Illinois University also receive one-on-one guidance from their faculty advisor to customize a course of study in order to meet their employment and educational goals.
There is one destination for every journey. The Department of Plant, Soil, and Agricultural Systems is happy to give you the support you need to build the future of your dreams.
- Crop science
- Soil science
- Horticultural science
- Weed science
- Plant genetics, biotechnology and pathology
- Environmental studies in agriculture
- Agricultural education and information
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesSoil Science Agriculture Botany View 241 other Masters in Agriculture in United States
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- 2.7 (on a grading scale with 4.0=A; approximately a "B-" average) on the last two years of Bachelor's coursework
- 3.0 on all previous graduate work (approximately a "B" average)
International35213 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 35213 USD per year during 24 months.
National35213 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 35213 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State14085 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14085 USD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Carbondale
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.