West Lafayette, IN
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
43%
57%
student ratio
60
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 15
fall application deadline
29%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Agronomy And Soil Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

29% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 47
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 29
    • Enrolled 12
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 15th April 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or equivalent
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or equivalent
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based, 77 iBT), IELTS (minimum score 6.5) or PTE (minimum score 58)

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFinancial Support for Part-time Students

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students60
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native3%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student43%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty33
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage18%
    • Male Percentage82%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPlant genetics and breeding, crop physiology and ecology, agricultural meteorology, soil microbiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Agronomy

College of Agriculture
Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN 47907
United States

Ronald Turco

Head of the Graduate Program

Phone: 765-494-4774
Email: rturco@purdue.edu

Patti Oliver

Graduate Contact

Phone: 765-494-8073
Email: poliver@purdue.edu


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