Master of Science in Agronomy
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Program Details

The online MS in Agronomy degree program from University of Nebraska-Lincoln focuses on the application of plant and soil science to production of staple food crops such as corn, rice, beans, and wheat. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Biology of Plant Pathogens 
  • Plant Ecophysiology
  • Plant-Water Relations
  • Microclimate
  • Plant Breeding for Disease Resistance
  • Crop Genetic Engineering


This program requires 30-36 credits for completion.

  • Transcript(s)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Curriculum vita
  • Statement of interests and goals

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission