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Students
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Overview

Clemson University / Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences is located in Clemson, SC, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Plant and environmental sciences
Master of Science (MS) Entomology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Plant and environmental sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Entomology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 3

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

36
Applied
32
Accepted
17
Enrolled
89%

Applying

80
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Unofficial transcripts, letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$20,696
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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

94
Total Graduate Students
15%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
84%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 2.13%
White or Caucasian 57%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.06%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.13%
Unknown 2.13%

Gender

Male (69%)
Female (30%)

Faculty

38
Total faculty
Full-time (38)
Part-time (0)
Male (27)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Agronomy, horticulture, plant pathology, plant physiology, entomology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
4,103,980

Location & Contact

Address 171 Poole Agricultural Center
Clemson, SC  29634
United States
Contact Dr. Matthew Turnbull
Interim Department Chair
Email: turnbul@clemson.edu
Phone: 864-656-4964