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.
- Lexington, KYLexington, KY
University of Kentucky
A comprehensive graduate program in soil sciences. Faculty research interests encompass both agronomic aspects of soil science and environmental analysis of soil/water ecosystems. The majority of students admitted to the program are fully supported on G...
- Lexington, KY
- West Lafayette, INWest Lafayette, IN
The department of Entomology at Purdue University prepares you to be at the forefront of your chosen career by giving you a solid background in the sciences, enabling you to serve the citizens of Indiana and address the needs of the nation and the world...
- West Lafayette, IN
- Knoxville, TNKnoxville, TN
University of Tennessee
M.S. degree concentration in Entomology or Plant Pathology;Ph.D. degree concentration in Plant Pathology, Bioactive Natural Products, or Integrated Pest Management. Students in plant pathology may specialize in foliar and stem fungus diseases, so...
- Knoxville, TN
- Blacksburg, VABlacksburg, VA
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
The plant pathology, physiology, and weed science department has programs leading to the M.S. (thesis and non-thesis) and Ph.D. degrees in plant pathology and in plant physiology and weed science. The M.S. programs usually require two years while a Ph.D...
- Blacksburg, VA
- Lawrence, INLawrence, IN
University of Kansas
Kansas University has a tradition of pioneering excellence in entomology that has been recognized nationally and internationally for the past 120 years. In fact, "Entomology at the University of Kansas is as old as the University itself." As the result...
- Athens, OHAthens, OH
Graduate Programs We offer programs leading to the master's (MS) and doctoral (P...
- Madison, ILMadison, IL
University of Wisconsin - Madison
The Department of Botany at the University of Wisconsin has an active graduate program leading toward the Masters and Ph.D. degrees. Faculty and graduate students work on a wide range of projects in plant biology at all levels of organization, from mole...
- Seattle, WASeattle, WA
University of Washington
The Department of Botany offers graduate studies leading to the Ph.D. and M.S. degrees, with emphasis in the areas of plant molecular biology, plant physiology, population biology, ecology, paleobotany, and systematics. The range of the faculty interest...
- Tallahassee, FLTallahassee, FL
Florida State University
The Department of Biological Science offers both Ph.D. and MS. degrees. Students can specialize in a wide range of subdisciplines within the biological sciences including plant biology and botany. Visit our department's website, and click on "Faculty an...
- Tallahassee, FL
- New Haven, CTNew Haven, CT
The Program in Plant Sciences offers an interdisciplinary course of study leading to the Ph.D. degree.
- Laramie, WYLaramie, WY
University of Wyoming
- Austin, TXAustin, TX
University of Texas at Austin
Over the years, the Plant Biology Program (formerly the Department of Botany) has earned an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching in the plant sciences.
- Vancouver, WAVancouver, WA
Washington State University
The M.S. and Ph.D. in Botany and Zoology are WSU-wide graduate degrees. These degrees are offered by the WSU School of Biological Sciences, and you may pursue these degrees on the Vancouver campus, under the guidance and supervision of Vancouver-base...
- Pullman, WA
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
Plant pathology is the study of plant diseases, their cause, effects, and control. The discipline is closely integrated with the other biological sciences, with unique strengths in basic and applied research.We have personnel working on the major cro...
- Manhattan, KS
- 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...
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The Plant Pathology Department offers a wide range of research opportunities in both basic and applied topics. The graduate programs are designed around each student's own research, extension, and overall graduate programs leading to the Master of Scien...
- Lincoln, NE
- Oxford, OHOxford, OH
- 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.