Cornell UniversityRanked 15 in Best National University.
Soil and Crop Sciences Section
Admission requirements for Master of Professional Studies in Agriculture and Life Sciences (MPS) with a specialization in Plant Protection are:
1.Common undergraduate courses taken: Biology, Physics, Math, Chemistry, Ecology, Environmental Sciences.
2.**Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores are not required.
3.Statement of Purpose.
4.Three letters of recommendation.
6.All international applicants must demonstrate proficiency in the English language. International students demonstrate proficiency by submitting official IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Academic or TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) exam scores.
The overall band score of a 7.0 or higher is required for IELTS Academic exam.
The minimum sub-scores for each element of the TOEFL iBT are:
Speaking: 22, Reading: 20, Listening: 15, and Writing: 20.
Fall admission deadline for The Master of Professional Studies (M.P.S.) in Agriculture and Life Sciences is February 15.
Crop Sciences University of Illinois
Results of the Graduate Record Examination are required for applicants to all programs except the Master of Science degree program.
Awards for financial assistance are based principally on a candidate’s academic record, statement of plans, letters of reference, and GRE scores.
Scores from the Graduate Record Examinations , or from a comparable substitute examination, are required for admission.
Graduate Degrees in Plant Soil Sciences
The University requires submission of GRE scores and letters of recommendation along with a completed application form for admission.
Auburn UniversityRanked 103 in Best National University.
Students should hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution and have satisfactory GPA and GRE scores.
Dept. of Crop and Soil Sciences
The following materials are required to complete your application to the Crop Science and Soil Science graduate programs and all materials should be received by the deadlines mentioned above for priority consideration including GRE and TOEFL.
Three letters of recommendation: Please have the e-mail addresses of your recommenders ready when you fill out the Graduate School application.
In addition to meeting the Graduate School’s admission criteria, acceptance into the Crop Science and Soil Science graduate programs depends not only on qualifications but also on the availability of funding and an advisor in the applicant’s area of interest.
Although the department may send unofficial notice of acceptance, the Graduate School is responsible for final admission and issuance of the official admission certificate.
Plant and Soil Sciences, MS Oklahoma State University
Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.
Tropical Plant and Soil Sciences
Official GRE scores must be sent directly to Graduate Division Student Services.
Food Systems University of California, Berkeley
Any UC Berkeley graduate student in good standing may .