Clemson, SC
location
Public
type
Small
setting
31%
69%
student ratio
94
total students
Tuition Cost $20,696
$20,696
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
88%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Entomology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Entomology ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Entomology ]
    • Plant And Environmental Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Plant Biology]
      Master of Science (MS) [Plant Biology]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

88% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 36
    • Accepted 32
    • Acceptance Rate 88
    • Enrolled 17
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$20,696
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students94
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students94
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian58%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student37%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty38
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAgronomy, horticulture, plant pathology, plant physiology, entomology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$4,103,980

Location & Contact

Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences

College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences
Clemson University

171 Poole Agricultural Center
Clemson, SC 29634
United States

Dr. Matthew Turnbull

Interim Department Chair

Phone: 864-656-4964
Email: turnbul@clemson.edu

Dr. Guido Schnabel

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 864-656-6705
Email: schnabel@clemson.edu


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