University of Maine

Graduate School

Plant, Soil and Environmental Sciences Program

Address:

5782 Winslow Hall

Room 42

Orono, ME 04469

United States

Phone:

1-207-581-3214

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Science, Doctor of Philosophy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Plant, Soil and Environmental Sciences is an multidisciplinary unit whose research and graduate training programs emphasize the biogeochemistry and sustainability of forested and agricultural ecosystems. The department plays a strong role in many of The University of Maine's nationally-recognized programs, such as the Sustainable Agriculture program, the Potato Ecosystem Project, Bear Brook Watershed in Maine, the Water Research Institute, and Acadia National Park programs.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999