Agriculture studies refer to the cultivation of soil for the growing of plants, fungi and animals. These studies explore human and animal relations. Agriculture studies deal with agribusiness, agro-economics, agronomy, farming, animal husbandry, agronomy. Agronomy is related to plant-based agriculture.
Forestry is focused on ecology, preserving live nature including resources that can be affected by harmful human and non-human activities. Forestry studies include genetics, forest economics, zoology, botany, environmental protection, ecology, flora, fauna and ecosystems in forests.
Audencia Nantes School of Management has partnered with the Escola Superior de Propaganda e Marketing (ESPM), the leading university in Brazil for business strategy, marketing, and integrated communications programmes, to offer the innovative Master of Science in Food and Agribusiness Management. In this one-year programme, students will learn how to excel in all aspects of food and agribusiness management, and they will earn two degrees from two of the top business schools in France and Brazil: Master of Science (MSc) degree from Audencia Nantes in France; MBA degree from ESPM in Brazil
The University of Florida's Entomology and Nematology Department offers an off-campus Master of Science degree (normally non-thesis but thesis programs are available by special arrangement) with a concentration in Pest Management. Courses are offered via distance education to accommodate place-bound students interested in the principles and practices of interdisciplinary pest management, including extension agents and other educators; state and federal employees in agricultural, environmental and regulatory positions; consultants; pest control industry personnel; and others who want to further their education.
Courses in the Soil and Water Science Environmental Science Distance Education Track are offered exclusively via distance education to accommodate place-bound students interested in environmental issues related to the soil and water quality of agricultural lands, forested lands, range lands, urban lands or wetlands. This track is designed for individuals who want to enhance their knowledge in environmental science and attracts participants ranging from extension agents, state and federal employees, consultants, and to continuing students who want to pursue an academic career.
While the need for field technicians and biological scientists remains high in the field of natural resource management, there has been increasing demand for higher-level managers with experience in policymaking, communication, human resources, and conflict resolution. Professionals seeking to advance their careers by increasing skills in these areas are perfectly matched with the Natural Resource Policy & Administration degree or certificate program.
The Food Safety and Defense graduate certificate program serves the needs of industry and agencies that must protect the human food supply from accidental or deliberate contamination with pathogenic microbes and/or toxicants. It's intended for individuals directly involved in agriculture and food production who serve the needs of industries and agencies protecting our food supply.
The M.S. programs are research oriented, are intended to provide the intensive technical preparation necessary for subsequent pursuit of a Ph.D. The degree may be terminal or obtained in the course of earning the Ph.D.
The MSc in Food Safety and Quality is an accredited master degree program from the University of Debrecen in Hungary.
The Department of Agricultural Education & Communication's online Master of Science option was developed to provide agricultural educators, extension agents, and leaders an opportunity to continue their education while working by attending graduate school online. We strive to provide a relevant curriculum to Agricultural Teachers, Leaders, and Extension Agents who are interested in agricultural education, communication, leadership and extension.
The Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences program conducts cutting-edge research, training and extension for the sustainable development and conservation of aquatic biological resources in Florida, the nation, and worldwide. Among our educational programs, the Master of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences (MFAS) specifically addresses the need for high-quality professional training in the field.
The MSc in Environmental Management is an accredited master degree program from the University of Debrecen in Hungary.