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The Division of Plant and Soil Sciences has programs at both the master’s and doctoral level to offer to prospective graduate students. Currently at the master’s level there are six graduate programs. If you are interested in a master’s degree you would enroll in the M.S. in Agronomy. You can pursue your studies with either the thesis or non-thesis option.

Program Application Requirements

Statement/Letter of Intent, 3 Letters of recommendation, Prerequisite Courses

Program Application Test Requirements


Application Deadlines

Fall Deadline

​April 30

Spring Deadline

​November 30

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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