Ranking of Plant Sciences Graduate Schools

Rank the top 116 Plant Sciences graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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University of California-Berkeley
Plant Biology
1-71-626-8070%8-23
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Plant Biology
1-131-419-7655%30-60
Washington State University
Molecular Plant Sciences
4-251-106-6871%53-85
Cornell University
Plant Breeding
4-231-1121-6771%13-32
Washington University in St Louis
Plant Biology
5-272-125-61NA51-84
Purdue University-Main Campus
Horticulture
5-295-2729-7978%9-24
University of Georgia
Plant Biology
4-184-207-5668%19-50
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Plant Breeding and Plant Genetics
2-103-1924-7867%41-74
University of California-Davis
Plant Biology
1-45-3078-10370%42-72
Kansas State University
Plant Pathology
12-496-361-2179%30-67
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Plant Systems Biology
29-7113-617-7278%1-4
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Botany
4-4210-4720-7567%10-30
Purdue University-Main Campus
Agronomy- Crops and Genetic
10-6110-548-6978%87-106
Michigan State University
Crop and Soil Sciences
7-454-272-2863%97-109
University of California-Riverside
Plant Biology
5-3214-5214-6968%8-19
University of Delaware
Plant and Soil Sciences
33-6718-631-1492%59-92
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Agronomy
10-4911-5413-6278%12-33
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Crop Sciences
5-3812-5412-5775%76-100
The University of Texas at Austin
Plant Biology
10-619-439-5669%10-30
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Plant Cellular and Molecular Biology Program
9-525-284-7859%34-73
Michigan State University
Plant Biology
6-345-3132-8363%48-80
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Plant Biology
44-9128-704-42100%54-87
University of California-Davis
Plant Pathology
8-367-4245-8670%44-80
Iowa State University
Plant Physiology
15-4411-5132-8265%7-17
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Plant Pathology
7-446-484-5759%69-97
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Plant Biological Sciences
20-6920-6743-9484%25-51
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Applied Plant Sciences
18-5925-7912-7084%51-89
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Natural Resources and Environmental Science
3-3312-5280-10675%67-96
Michigan State University
Horticulture
19-6611-4715-6463%4-7
Oregon State University
Botany and Plant Pathology
15-5814-6713-7975%80-102
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