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M.Sc. On Campus

Plant, Soil and Environmental Sciences

The University of Maine

12 months
Duration
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
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About

The MS degree in PPlant, Soil and Environmental Sciences at The University of Maine may be earned for a program of study comprising at least 30 hours of work including credit for graduate thesis work, which constitutes a major portion of the degree program.  

Overview

Areas of emphasis for graduate work include nutrient dynamics in agricultural and forest ecosystems, soil chemistry and plant nutrition, crop physiology and management, diversified cropping systems, weed ecology and management, and plant pathology.  

Key Features 

  • Graduate Plant, Soil and Environmental Sciences programs from The University of Maine emphasize agricultural sustainability and are built from foundations in soil science, agronomy, plant physiology, ecology, microbiology, plant pathology, and statistics. 
  • Prospective graduate students should have completed coursework in chemistry, mathematics, and biology, and in subject matter areas closely related to the interests of the student and her/his advisor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biogeochemistry of Terrestrial Ecosystems
  • Infectious Diseases and Food Safety- From Plants to Humans
  • Development and Growth of Plants
  • Physiological Ecology of Plants
  • Advanced Plant Pathology
  • Special Topics in Plant, Soil and Environmental Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 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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