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Major: Plant Sciences


Introduction

Plant sciences programs teach students the scientific principles of the breeding, cultivation, and production of agricultural plants, and the production, processing, and distribution of agricultural plant products.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Agricultural and Horticultural Plant Breeding
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Horticultural Science
  • Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Plant Sciences, Other
  • Range Science and Management

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Central Lakes College - Staples Staples
Century College White Bear Lake
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Worthington Worthington
Northland Community and Technical College - Thief River Falls Thief River Falls
Ridgewater College - Willmar Willmar
Riverland Community College - Albert Lea Albert Lea
Riverland Community College - Austin Austin

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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