Master of Science in Crop Sciences
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Crop Sciences program focuses on relevant agricultural issues backed by research.  The curriculum is designed to match students’ career needs and interests with courses spanning plant physiology to integrated pest management.  Topics covered include crop production, genetics and plant breeding, plant physiology and biochemistry, insects, soils, pathology, and environmental aspects.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college in the United States or equivalent
  • Official Transcripts
  • 3.0 GPA for the last two years of undergraduate study
  • Other application materials may be required

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission