Crop Science

Crop science provides an education in the basic sciences, with applications in crop plant management and crop improvement. Opportunities are numerous and encompass a broad range in science, business, and education. Students are especially qualified for graduate study in plant nutrition, environmental science, crop physiology and ecology, biotechnology and plant genetics, and plant breeding.

Crop Science Website

Plan of Study

Crop Science, BS

Related Career Interests

Careers in Crop Science

  • Crop consultant
  • Research agronomist
  • Environmental research scientist
  • Agronomist

Transfer to Crop Science

Purdue admits to individual majors. In addition to meeting overall Purdue transfer criteria, such as minimum high school course requirements, applicants must also meet major-specific requirements. The major-specific criteria for this program are listed below. Students who meet or exceed these are the most competitive candidates for admission. Before applying, review the closed programs page to confirm your desired major is open to transfer students for your desired entry term.

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Contact Information
Agronomy
(765) 494-4773
agronomy@purdue.edu

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