Department of Agronomy College of Agriculture Kansas State University

Department of Agronomy College of Agriculture Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
79
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
31%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Agronomy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

31% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 38
    • Accepted 12
    • Acceptance Rate 31
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0 in BS
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0 in master's program
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students79
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students79
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian87%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty74
    • Full-time Percentage70%
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRange and forage science; soil and environmental science; weed science; plant breeding and genetics; crop physiology, ecology and production
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,704,014

Location & Contact

Department of Agronomy

College of Agriculture
Kansas State University

2004 Throckmorton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
United States

Dr. Gary Pierzynski

Head

Phone: 785-532-6101
Fax: 785-532-6094
Email: gmp@k-state.edu

Dr. Gerard Kluitenberg

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 785-532-7215
Fax: 785-532-6094
Email: gjk@ksu.edu


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