Department of Plant and Soil Science College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Texas Tech University

Department of Plant and Soil Science College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
37%
63%
student ratio
90
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
43%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Plant And Soil Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Plant Protection Master of Science (MS)
    • Soil Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Horticulture Science Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Required for some

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE
    • 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 awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students90
    • Female Percentage37%
    • Male Percentage63%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students90
    • Part-time Percentage41%
    • Full-time Percentage59%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian85%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty26
    • Full-time Percentage58%
    • Part-time Percentage42%
    • Female Percentage23%
    • Male Percentage77%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCrop protection, crop science, fibers and biopolymers, soil science, horticulture
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,510,739

Location & Contact

Department of Plant and Soil Science

College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
Texas Tech University

PO Box 42122
Lubbock, TX 79409
United States

Dr. Eric Hequet

Department Chair

Phone: 806-742-2838
Fax: 806-742-0775
Email: eric.hequet@ttu.edu

Miss Christi Chadwell

Communication and Recruiting Coordinator

Phone: 806-834-8124
Email: christi.chadwell@ttu.edu


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