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Plant Pathology

Louisiana State University

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

Plant Pathology from Louisiana State University teaches students to investigate the mechanisms by which pathogens cause disease and by which plants resist infection. 

Overview

Plant Pathology from Louisiana State University helps students use biotechnological and genetic engineering techniques in the plant sciences. Classical means of disease control, such as chemical, biological and cultural, also are studied.

Students at Plant Pathology from Louisiana State University will:

  • specialize in diseases of plants that may be caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, nematodes and abiotic agents. 
  • be keeping plants healthy calls for knowledge of these organisms as well as related disciplines such as biochemistry, botany, ecology, epidemiology, genetics, microbiology, molecular biology and physiology. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemistry
  • Botany
  • Ecology
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology 
  • Physiology
  • Developmental biology
  • Tissue culture
  • Stress physiology 
  • Molecular biology

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

  • GPA 3.0
  • Statement of purpose
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • A copy of the name page of your passport
  • A completed Affidavit of Support and supporting financial documents 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    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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