Overview

Undergraduate Studies

Horticulture is a dynamic and diverse field. Our Department is committed to helping students achieve their highest potential. The Department offers a B.S. degree in Horticulture, Landscape and Turf Sciences (HLTS).

Graduate Studies

The Department offers a MS degree in Horticulture. This is a two-year thesis program in which the students learn how to conduct scientific studies and prepare research reports for scientific journals. The PhD degree in Plant Science is administered jointly with the Department of Plant Pathology. The PhD program takes three years and requires original research and development of new knowledge.

Research and Extension

A part of our Department's mission is to conduct horticultural research that benefits the citizens of the State of Arkansas, the U.S., and the world. Both undergraduate and graduate students have the opportunity to become involved in research and to expand upon their educational experience