United States Doctorates and PhDs in Agricultural Science
After pursuing a PhD in agricultural science, graduates could look into careers as crop research technicians, soil testing technicians, seed analysts and more. Many of these jobs are based in research, management, academia and consulting.
- Moscow, IDMoscow, ID
University of Idaho
The Plant, Soil and Entomological Sciences Department at the University of Idaho is large and diverse, with 60 faculty members organized into four divisions: Entomology, Plant Pathology, Plant Science, and Soil Science. All four divisions conduct teachi...
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
Contemporary studies in Soil Science include examination of: pesticide and trace element adsorption on surfaces, mineral weathering; fate and transport of native and applied chemicals;soil microbiology ecology; nutrient uptake and management; nutrient c...
- Edmonton, ABEdmonton, AB
University of Alberta
Graduate studies in the Department of Renewable Resources encompass the broad spectrum of scientific and management applications regarding natural and managed landscapes. Areas of interest include: agroecosystem modelling, conservation biology, environm...
- Brookings, SDBrookings, SD
South Dakota State University
The primary goals of the department are to conduct research, transmit the results to the public, and to help prepare students for a quality life working within one or more of the disciplines within the agronomy field.
- Sainte-Anne-De-Bellevue, QCSainte-Anne-De-Bellevue, QC
The Department of Natural Resource Sciences offers M.Sc. and Ph.D. programmes in a wide variety of disciplines, including agrometeorology, entomology, forest science, microbiology, soil science, wildlife biology, and conservation. Research focuses mainl...
- Sainte-Anne-De-Bellevue, QC
- College Park, MDCollege Park, MD
University of Maryland - College Park
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
The Department of Agronomy offers courses of study leading to degrees of master of science and doctor of philosophy in many diverse crop, soil, and range science specializations. These study areas include: agricultural climatology, crop-climate modeling...
- Manhattan, KS
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Agronomy is the application of plant and soil science to crop production. Horticulture is the science and art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants. The Department's pride is its excellent teaching, research, and extension pr...
- Lincoln, NE
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
Purdue UniversityUpcoming Start Date: January 07, 2019
Purdue Agronomy connects you with: Internationally recognized faculty and research programs at a Big Ten university; Independent and original research opportunities that lead to M.S. and Ph.D. degrees; An interdisciplinary environment for research and l...
- West Lafayette, IN
- Las Cruces, NMLas Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University
The student may emphasize either crop science, soil science, general agronomy, or horticulture. The crop science section places special emphasis on the genetics and improvement of cotton, alfalfa, plant and crop physiology, crop production, and genetic...
- Lubbock, TXLubbock, TX
Texas Tech University
The department offers study in the following graduate degree programs: Crop Science, Entomology, Horticulture, and Soil Science, Master of Science; Agronomy, Doctor of Philosophy. The department also participates in the interdepartmental program leading...
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
Agronomy; Horticulture; Landscape Architecture; Plant Breeding;Plant Environment; Soil Science;...
- Raleigh, NCRaleigh, NC
North Carolina State University
The Department of Crop Science offers programs of study leading to the Master of Crop Science (M.C.S.), Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees. The M.S. and Ph.D. programs are based upon original research while the M.C.S de...
- Raleigh, NC
- Aberystwyth, United KingdomAberystwyth, United Kingdom
University of Wales - Aberystwyth
- Saint Paul, MNSaint Paul, MN
University of Minnesota
The student, working with her/his adviser and committee, can create an integrative program combining the common curriculum with a breadth of courses from several disciplines or areas including plant breeding at the organismal level, genetics and plant b...