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University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences

Saint Paul, MN

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Overview

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus / College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences is located in Saint Paul, MN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 103
Doctoral Degrees 64

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

772
Applied
309
Accepted
191
Enrolled
40%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

595
Total Graduate Students
10%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
89%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.51%
Black or African American 0.67%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.34%
Asian 2.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.17%
Two or more races 1.68%
Unknown 2.02%

Gender

Male (51%)
Female (48%)

Faculty

741
Total faculty
Full-time - 741
Part-time - 0
Male (561)
Female (180)

Research

Focus of faculty research: All aspects of agriculture: forestry, soils, ento, plant path, agron/hort, nutrition, food science, animal science, applied econ, bioproducts/systems engineering/management, water resources, cons bio
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
44,346,343

Location & Contact

Address 277 Coffey Hall
1420 Eckles Avenue
Saint Paul, MN  55108
United States
Contact Dr. Gregory J. Cuomo
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs
Email: cuomogj@umn.edu
Phone: 612-625-1158
Fax: 612-625-1260

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