University of California - Riverside

College of Agricultural and Natural Sciences

Plant Biology

Address:

CNAS Graduate Student Affairs Center

Anderson Hall, South

Riverside, CA 92521

United States

Phone:

951-827-2334

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D.-Plant Biology;Ph.D.-Plant Biology (Plant Genetics), M.S.-Plant Biology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Plant Biology Graduate Program currently offers both MS and PhD degrees in Plant Biology. Under the umbrella of these degrees, students pursue academic coursework and research training in an environment that simultaneously offers depth, breadth and interdisciplinary approaches in plant-related research including: agricultural plant biology; cell, molecular and developmental biology; chemical genomics; conservation biology; ecology; ethnobotany; evolution; genomics and bioinformatics; plant genetics; plant biochemistry and physiology; and systematics. PLBL students study plant processes at levels of inquiry ranging from molecules to the whole organism to ecosystems.

Accreditation:

WASC

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999