Iowa State University

Iowa State University

Horticulture

Address:

657 Ross Hall

Alumni Hall

Ames, IA 50011

United States

Phone:

1-515-294-8118

Fax:

1-515-294-2446

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Horticulture

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Well-equipped laboratories; spacious, climate-controlled greenhouses and growth chambers; and a well-staffed, 100-hectare research farm are just some of the facilities available to graduate students in the Department of Horticulture. Research areas are available to students majoring in horticulture or in an associated interdepartmental program, including biotechnology, plant physiology, genetics, pest management, plant breeding, and plant nutrition in the areas of floriculture, fruit crops, nursery, ornamental/landscape crops, vegetable crops, and turf grass.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999