We strive to be a graduate major in which inquisitive students meet their educational goals within a stimulating environment for discovery. Top research faculty, excellent facilities, and a supportive, research-focused campus make Iowa State’s graduate program in horticulture an excellent venue for scholarship. Our graduates compete favorably for challenging positions in the job market and have a long-standing tradition of accomplishment in the plant sciences and related professions.
Iowa State’s graduate horticulture major offers doctoral (Ph.D.) and master-of-science (M.S. with thesis or non-thesis) degree programs. For admission criteria and application procedure, visit our “How to Apply” link.
Stipends for 2023-24
Our M.S. stipend is $26,232 and our Ph.D. stipend is $27,810.