United States Doctorates and PhDs in Botany and Plant Science
Students that graduate with a PhD in botany could go on to pursue careers in private industries, educational institutions, and state and federal agencies. Botanists and plant scientists might also find potential career opportunities in industries ranging from pharmaceuticals to biotechnology and food companies to lumber companies.
- Evanston, ILEvanston, IL
Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies
The joint plant biology and conservation graduate program between Northwestern University and the Chicago Botanic Garden offers a strong curriculum and research-based thesis to prepare students for future leadership positions in botanical science and...
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
The Department of Entomology at The Ohio State University is one of the best in the nation. It has a rich history and reputation for preparing entomologists for the future through a highly diverse graduate research, teaching and extension program. While...
- Columbus, OH
- Carbondale, ILCarbondale, IL
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
- Saint Paul, MNSaint Paul, MN
University of Minnesota
Specializations include behavior, ecology, molecular genetics, microbiology, neurobiology, physiology, population dynamics, systematics, and taxonomy.
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
Master's and doctoral degrees are offered at the Department of Biology at UNM with emphases in the areas of arid land ecology, behavioral ecology, botany, cellular and molecular biology, community and ecosystem ecology, computational biology, evolutiona...
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
Perennially ranked in the top five entomology graduate programs in the United States, the UC Davis Entomology Department has over 30 research laboratories as well as unparalleled facilities and land reserves in which to pursue your graduate degree. Our...
- Davis, CA
- Stillwater, OKStillwater, OK
Oklahoma State University
The Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology occupies two state-of-the-art office and laboratory wings in the Noble Research Center. Additional facilities include: Scanning and Transmission Electron Microscopes at the College of Veterinary Medicine,...
- Stillwater, OK
- Fargo, NDFargo, ND
North Dakota State University
Specialized academic and research training is available in plant breeding and genetics, weed science, biotechnology, field and forage crop production and management, and crop physiology. Each study area is designed to provide students with a comprehe...
- Fargo, ND
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
The School of Life Sciences offers Plant Biology Graduate Studies leading to M.S., M.N.S., and Ph.D. degrees in various areas of the plant sciences with the aid of numerous modern research facilities and experienced faculty.
- Oxford, OHOxford, OH
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
Subject areas include: apiculture and pollination, aquatic systems, behavior, bioinformatics, evolution, insect biochemistry, biological control, bionomics, ecology, computational ecology, nutritional ecology, insect economics, forest entomology, landsc...
- East Lansing, MI
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
A wide variety of opportunities for graduate study are offered in several areas of research in which the facultyhave established expertise. These areas include arthropod pest management, insect behavior, biochemistry, insect biological control, biomecha...
- Manhattan, KS
- Ames, IAAmes, IA
Iowa State University
Plant pathology is the study of plant diseases. Our goal is to enhance the productivity, profitability, and sustainability of agriculture and natural resources by conducting research on the biology andmanagement of plant pathogens and the interactions o...
- Ames, IA
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The Plant Sciences Program is based in the University of Nebraska’s Center for Plant Science Innovation, an interdisciplinary research and training program in the plant sciences. The university is recognized for the recruitment of established industry p...
- Lincoln, NE
- Kingston, RIKingston, RI
University of Rhode Island
- Urbana, ILUrbana, IL
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
The Department of Plant Biology at the University of Illinois has enjoyed a long tradition of identifying, training and graduating many of the world's top plant biologists. Our graduate students have gone on to highly successful and productive careers a...
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
Morphology and Physiology; Systematics;...
- Brookings, SDBrookings, SD
South Dakota State University
The primary goals of the Department of Plant Science are to conduct research, to transmit the results to the public, and to help prepare students for a quality life which includes preparation for an occupation in one of the disciplines of Agronomy, Ento...
- Norman, OKNorman, OK
University of Oklahoma
The M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Botany are designed to prepare students for careers involving research in the botanical sciences. The Master of Natural Science is a non-thesis degree, principally designed for educators to further their professional traini...
- Las Cruces, NMLas Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University
The complexity of managing insects, plant diseases, and weeds is increasing as costs, regulations, and environmental concerns necessitate an integrated approach to management strategies. Professionals engaged in integrated pest management of the future...
- Pocatello, IDPocatello, ID
Idaho State University
M.S. program requires a substantial, original research project, 30 credits of graduate work, and a research tool. Ph.D. program is primarily a research degree. There is no fixed total credit requirement. Our graduate programs are committee driven and fl...