Iowa State University

Iowa State University

Plant Pathology


657 Ross Hall

Alumni Hall

Ames, IA 50011

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.- Plant Pathology, M.S.- Plant Pathology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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 of pathogens with their host plants. Our faculty also participate in interdepartmental graduate programs in genetics, molecular biology, toxicology, and ecology and evolutionary biology.


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

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