University of Minnesota

Soil Science


Office of Student Affairs and Admissions, 1365 Gortner Avenue, 460 VTH

178 Pillsbury Dr. SE

Saint Paul, MN 55108

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S. - Soil Science, emphasis soil science;M.S. - Soil Science, emphasis climatology;, Ph.D. - Soil Science, emphasis soil science;Ph.D. - Soil Science, emphasis climatology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Graduate Program in Soil Science encompasses two tracks; one in soil science and one in climatology. Approximately 70% of our research is environmental in nature, with approximately 30% related directly to production agriculture.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999