University of Nebraska - Lincoln

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Agronomy and Horticulture


1520 N. 20th Circle

Lincoln, NE 68588

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Agronomy; Horticulture, Ph.D. - Agronomy; Horticulture and Forestry

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Agronomy is the application of plant and soil science to crop production. Horticulture is the science and art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants. The Department's pride is its excellent teaching, research, and extension programs carried out by more than 50 faculty members in six core areas: landscape ecology and design; ornamental horticulture; plant breeding and genetics; soil and water sciences; turf/range/forage science; and weed science.


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

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Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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