Point of Pride
of 2019-21 plant sciences graduates employed or continuing education within six months of graduation
The digital age of agriculture, with technologies like robotics, drones, artificial intelligence, micrometer precise global positioning and big data, continues to revolutionize the industry. There is a growing need for expertise in plant biology, engineering, computer and data sciences. Students with this degree are highly competitive in a strong job market.
- Floral Designer
- Soil & Plant Scientist
- Field & Lab Research Specialist
- Greenhouse Manager
- Crop Scout
CLASSES YOU MIGHT TAKE
- Plant Biotechnology
- Plant Breeding & Genetics
- Crop Physiology
- Retail Floral Management
- Landscape Design
Learn about the full curriculum.
- Four-year plan for Emphasis In Crop Management
- Four-year plan for Emphasis In Horticulture Science & Design
- Four-year plan for Emphasis In Breeding, Biology & Biotechnology
One of the many unique experiences available for plant sciences students is a signature study abroad program. Learn about cut flowers and engage in hands-on design classes in Holland, explore Italy´s cultural heritage and the role it plays in developing sustainable food systems, or experience the natural beauty and agriculture of New Zealand.
INTERNSHIPS & EMPLOYMENT
USDA • Corteva • Bayer • MFA Incorporated • Nutrien Ag Solutions • Elemental Enzymes • Eurofins Scientific • Smithsonian Gardens • EPCOT Theme Park – Walt Disney World • Anheuser-Busch • Frisella Landscape Group • National Golf Links of America • Becks Hybrids • NexGen Agronomy Solutions • Advanced Agrilytics • Vail Resorts • Center for Geospacial Intelligence