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Plant Science

Your future in Plant Science is promising. The development of a practical application of plant science to produce abundant, high quality food, fiber, and specialty crops while maintaining environmentally safe standards is challenging.

No matter which concentration you choose, you will find successful and rewarding opportunities in this major.

Undergraduate Major

Plant Science (B.S. in Agriculture) with one of the following concentrations:

  • Biotechnology
  • Environmental Soil Science
  • Horticulture

Graduate Majors

Graduates students in Biotechnology work toward a Masters of Science degree.

Career Opportunities

  • Landscaping
  • Agribusiness Sales and Services
  • Education
  • Agricultural Chemicals and Genetics
  • Engineered Seed Sales
  • Crop Consulting
  • Commercial Grounds Management
  • Hazardous and Other Waste Disposal
  • Water Pollution Control
  • Environmental Consulting
  • Fruit and Vegetable Producers
  • Golf Course Management

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the university high school students must have a GPA of 2.25 as well as an SAT score of 430 on Critical Thinking/Verbal and 400 on Math or an ACT score of 17 on English and 17 on Math.