Beginning in AU22: Plant Health Management is now available as a specialization of the Plant Pathology major.
Plant Health Management involves studying and developing innovative methods to manage pests and diseases that damage crops, forests, and gardens. Students completing this program earn the degree Bachelor of Science in Agriculture.
Possible Career Options
|Plant Geneticist/Breeder||Greenhouse/Nursery Manager|
|Pest Management Specialist||Certified Crop Advisor|
|Plant Ecologist/Environmental Scientist||Researcher|
Classes and Curriculum
Students will study plant, weed, and soil science, entomology, plant pathology, and integrated plant health management with an emphasis on sustainability.
|EMPLOYED||GRAD SCHOOL||AVERAGE SALARY|
* Numbers are based on responses from graduates at six months post-graduation date.
Plant Health and Resource Management (PHARM) Club
The Plant Health and Resource Management (PHARM) Club hosts social and educational events as well as engages in service activities for Plant Pathology and Plant Health Management majors, minors, and any other student interested in plants.
|Department of Plant Pathology|
|Coordinator of Prospective Student Services|