The Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture encourages human engagement with the landscape and demonstrate our focus to solve problems for people, agriculture, and the environment through scholarship and creativity fostered by teamwork and individual diversity.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Horticulture
Areas of Study
- Bioactive plant components
- Dietary intervention/cancer prevention
- Environmental and stress physiology
- Germplasm conservation
- Greenhouse technology
- Landscape ecology
- Landscape/ornamental plants
- Landscape water conservation/xeriscapes
- Organic/sustainable production
- Plant antioxidants
- Plant tissue culture
- Potato breeding
- Potato production management
- Potato storage physiology
- Rhizosphere biology/ecology
- Turfgrass science
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- When you’re ready to take the leap, start your application.
Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.
Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.