Clemson University

College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences

Plant and Environmental Sciences


Strom Thurmond Institute

Clemson, SC 29634

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Plant and Environmental Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Courses of study are tailored to match the professional goals of each student. A dissertation based on original research is required for the PhD, and a thesis option is available for students in the MS program interested in research-related careers. A non-thesis option for the MS degree is also available for students planning a career in landscape design, extension, consulting, or other fields not related to research.


Clemson is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a category comprising less than 4 percent of all universities in America.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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