Soil and Crop Sciences (Ph.D.)


Soil and Crop Sciences can prepare you for a challenging career in many areas including: soil and crop management, plant breeding and genetics, seed science, environmental soil science, soil resources and conservation, and ecosystem management.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Soil and Crop Sciences

Areas of Study

  • Crop science
  • Plant biotechnology, genetics, and breeding
  • Soil science

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

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.

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