Louisiana State University

Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology

Address:

Graduate Admissions Office,114 David Boyd Hall

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

United States

Phone:

1-225-578-2336

Fax:

1-225-578-2125

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S.;, Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology has a long history of internationally recognized basic and applied research in agriculture. Climatic conditions in Louisiana allow cultivation and research of semitropical crop species-such as rice, sugarcane, cotton, sweet potatoes, and soybeans. Graduate students have the opportunity to work with Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station personnel who are conducting investigations in plant pathology, weed science, and crop physiology. Research problems may also be selected in plant molecular biology and space biology.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Locale: Midsize City