Plant Pathology & Microbiology,
Home of Bioenvironmental Sciences
Plant Pathology is the science of plant health, which includes: plant diseases, what causes plant diseases, the effects on the environment, and how to improve and manage plant health.
What can I do with that degree?
Undergraduates prepare for careers in:
• Environmental consulting
• Regulatory compliance
• Environmental biotechnology
• Environmental health and safety
Essentially, careers that protect and preserve the Earth and its resources.
Graduate students specialize in such areas as plant microbiology, genomics, disease management, microbial ecology, and molecular plant-microbe interactions.