Plant and Soil Sciences
At the doctoral level graduate students in the Division of Plant and Soil Sciences pursue a Ph.D. in Agricultural Sciences with an emphasis in Soil Science. Students entering this program may select research and classes to emphasize areas of interest appropriate to the Division of Plant and Soil Sciences. Areas include environmental microbiology, crops agronomy entomology, horticulture, organic agriculture, plant pathology or soil science.
Program Application RequirementsStatement of Purpose, 3 Letters of recommendation, Supplemental Application / Portfolio
Program Application Test RequirementsGRE
Fall DeadlineRolling admission
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.
WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.