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Plant, Environmental Management and Soil Sciences

Louisiana State University

36 months
Duration
29456 USD/year
29456 USD/year
12541 USD/year
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About

Plant, Environmental Management and Soil Sciences from Louisiana State University faculty of the school is engaged in both applied and basic research. Most agronomy and environmental management faculty members have joint appointments between LSU and the LSU Agricultural Center. 

Overview

At Plant, Environmental Management and Soil Sciences from Louisiana State University students with an agronomic focus concentrate their graduate studies in weed science, crop breeding and genetics/biotechnology, or applied plant physiology. Students studying horticulture may specialize in any branch of horticulture, including breeding and genetics, propagation, vegetable production, physiology, mineral nutrition, weed control, plant growth and development, postharvest physiology, and food processing. Students pursuing soil science study a wide variety of subdisciplines including soil classification, soil physics, soil chemistry, soil fertility, soil microbiology, environmental soil science, and land use/management.

Students at Plant, Environmental Management and Soil Sciences from Louisiana State University will gain knowledge in:

  • Agronomy
  • Horticulture
  • Soil Science

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition 
  • Quantitative Genetics in Plant Improvement 
  • Topics in Plant, Environmental and Soil Sciences for Teachers 
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Plant Growth and Development 
  • Soilborne Plant Pathogens 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • GPA 3.0

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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