MS Agriculture, Specialization in Soil Science

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Required Courses 1
SS 422Soil Ecology4
SS 423Environmental Soil and Water Chemistry5
SS 431Digital Soil Mapping4
SS 432Environmental Soil Physics5
SS 501Research Planning4
SS 508Environmental Assessment for Erosion Control3
SS 522Advanced Soil Fertility3
SS 581Graduate Seminar in Environmental Sciences3
SS 582GIS in Advanced Land Management3
SS 599Thesis6
Approved Electives 2
Any 400 and 500 level courses approved by the graduate committee5
Total units45

Soil Science students with credit in SS 422, SS 423, SS 431, or SS 432 from the undergraduate degree may substitute other courses in the Required Courses list.


At least half of all units required by the committee as reflected on the formal study plan must be at the 500 level.