Department of Horticultural Sciences College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

Department of Horticultural Sciences College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
45%
55%
student ratio
69
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
22%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Horticulture Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? No
    • 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

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 36
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsJune 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students69
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students69
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino26%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian65%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian9%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty36
    • Full-time Percentage92%
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBreeding and genetics, crop production, organic/sustainable agriculture and nutrition, physiology and biochemistry, plant molecular and cellular biology, postharvest biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Horticultural Sciences

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 110690
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

Rebecca Darmell

Professor and Interim Department Chair

Phone: 352-273-4789
Fax: 352-392-5653
Email: rld@ufl.edu

Gloria Moore

Professor/Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 352-273-4786
Email: gamoore@ufl.edu


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