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Master of Science in Agronomy / Agroecology

Program Details

The University of Florida’s Master of Science in Agronomy with a concentration in Agroecology is focused on the diverse and interdisciplinary crop, soil, and water sciences. The Agroecology concentration particularly emphasizes the sustainability, resource management, valuation of ecosystem services, system productivity, and profitability.


  • Bachelor of Science degree with a major in agriculture, agronomy, crop science, soil science or a related life science
  • Two chemistry and two biology courses
  • An upper-division GPA of 3.0
  • GRE scores
  • For graduate assistantship consideration, it is recommended that you recruit a faculty member to support your admission prior to formally applying to UF

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


UF is partially authorized for residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, and Washington. States pending authorization include: Kansas, Michigan, New York, and Oregon.

Distance education programs in allied health professions, counseling, education, nursing, social work, and veterinary medicine may require additional approval from state licensing agencies or boards. Out-of-state students who are considering applying to a professional program should contact the licensing agency or board in their state prior to enrollment.