Washington University in St Louis

Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences

Plant Biology


One Brookings Drive / Campus Box 1079

Washington University

Saint Louis, MO 63130

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Plant Biology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Program in Plant Biology is one of eleven interdepartmental programs leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy within the Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences. The program encompasses activity in all areas of plant biology, with particular strength in the areas of genetics, development, cell biology, physiology, biochemistry, and molecular biology. Research and educational opportunities also exist in conjunction with partner institutions in St. Louis, including the Missouri Botanical Plant Garden, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, and the Monsanto Company.


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

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