University of California - Davis

Letters and Science

Plant Pathology

Address:

UC Davis, Economics Dept., One Shields Ave.

One Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616

United States

Phone:

1-530-754-8858

Fax:

1-530-752-2444

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.;, Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The department offers study in plant pathology, including emphasis on diseases caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi, and nematodes. Graduate students may specialize in the physiology, biochemistry, and molecular biology of plant pathogens or host-pathogen interactions; the biologyand ecology of plant pathogens; epidemiology and modeling of plant diseases; and the diagnosis and control of plant diseases, including chemical, biological and integrated methods of control.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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