Plant Science (Multiple concentrations)

College of Agriculture

This major is designed for students who are interested in the biology of plants: how they grow, develop and evolve; the interactions of plants with other organisms and their role in the environment; how to manage plants that are grown for food, fiber and fuel. Concentration areas allow plant science students to develop expertise in these areas, prepare for a career in fields such as biotechnology and environmental management, and move forward to advanced graduate studies.

Concentrations include:

Plant Science (Multiple concentrations) Website

Plan of Study

 

Contact Information

Botany and Plant Pathology
goldsbrough@purdue.edu
Phone: 765-494-4615

Careers

This major is a good choice for a career with biotechnology and genetics companies, research-oriented companies and universities, crop consulting companies, or to continue your post-graduate education.


Related Career Interests

Agriculture

Environment and Ecology

Science and Research