Master of Science in Agriculture
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Degree Specializations

Students seeking the M.S. degree in Agriculture will select from one of the following areas of concentration:

  • Agricultural Business and Economics
  • Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (Certification or Non-Certification)
  • Agricultural Media and Communication

Program Requirements & Resources

See the WT Catalog for more details.

Thesis Option (min 30 hours)  
Non-Thesis Option (min 36 hours)  

Graduate Program Admission

Note: International students are advised to review the application deadlines set forth by International Student Services.

Semester to be admitted Priority Deadline Final Deadline
Fall June 1 July 1
Spring October 1 November 1
Summer March 1 April 1

Required Application Materials  
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Career Opportunities

Students who pursue this degree do so to obtain further knowledge of agricultural science and their specialization area. Graduates of this degree tend to find careers in agricultural associations where leadership or management roles exists. In addition, graduates pursue state or federal agency roles where a graduate degree warrants opportunities for promotion.

Scholarships & Program Cost

There are numerous scholarships and financial aid programs available to graduate Agriculture students.


Coordinator of Graduate Admissions
Department of Agricultural Sciences
WT Graduate School
(806) 651-2730