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...
- 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.
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The Horticulture Department offers graduate programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees (the latter is an interdepartmental area with forestry) which are available in physiological, post-harvest physiology; plant nutrition and anatomy; environmental...
- Lincoln, NE
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
Graduate program horticultural crops with majors in Horticulture, Floriculture, , Genetics, Plant Breeding. Research into the culture, production, breeding, genetics, processing, post-harvest physiology of fruit, vegetable and ornamental crops.
- College Station, TX
- 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
- 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
- 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;...
- Fargo, NDFargo, ND
North Dakota State University
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
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
- Carbondale, ILCarbondale, IL
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
Prospective students can choose among the major commodity areas of fruit crops, vegetable crops, ornamentals, and floriculture. Within the major commodities, specialization is available in environmental conservation, plant physiology, post-har...
- Riverside, CARiverside, CA
University of California - Riverside
The Graduate Genetics Group (GGG) at the University of California, Riverside, offers a Ph.D. program with research opportunities in all major discipli...
- Columbia, ALColumbia, AL
University of Missouri - Columbia