Burlington, VT
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
27
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
39%
acceptance rate
12 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Agroecology Graduate Certificate
    • Plant And Soil Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [agroecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [ecological landscape design]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [entomology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [soil science]
      Master of Science (MS) [agroecology]
      Master of Science (MS) [agronomy]
      Master of Science (MS) [ecological landscape design]
      Master of Science (MS) [entomology]
      Master of Science (MS) [horticulture]
      Master of Science (MS) [plant pathology]
      Master of Science (MS) [soil science]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

39% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 23
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 39
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th February 15th 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
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian63%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races18%
    • Unknown or International Student19%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSoil chemistry, plant nutrition
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Plant and Soil Science

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
University of Vermont

117 Jeffords Hall 63 Carrigan Drive
Burlington, VT 05405
United States

Dr. Josef Gorres

Coordinator

Phone: 802-656-2630
Email: josef.gorres@uvm.edu


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