Prospective Students: We've Got A Place For You
Welcome to the Department of Plant and Soil Science! Experience what we have to offer with our faculty and staff, degree programs, clubs and organizations and much more! We strive to create a positive learning environment for our students on campus and at a distance. We have state of the art facilities and dedicated faculty that equip our students for regional and global professions. We don't want you to just get an education, but we want to make your experience with Texas Tech and the Department of Plant and Soil Science feel like home!
Why Lubbock? Why Texas Tech?
Why Plant and Soil Science?
Texas Tech University is home to about 32,000 students, with 1,600 current students enrolled in the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. The Department Plant and Soil Science is excited about each one of our 250 undergraduate and graduate students, on campus and at a distance. You definitely see that "small-town environment" as soon as you step foot on campus.
So what do we have to offer?
Ready for Graduate School? No problem! We offer Master of Science degrees, on campus and at a distance, in Horticulture and Plant and Soil Science. We also provide Graduate Certificates on campus or at a distance, in Crop Protection, Fibers and Biopolymers, Horticultural Landscape Management, and Soil Management.
Ready to take that final step? Come see what our PhD Program has to offer, with concentration areas in Crop Protection, Crop Science, Fibers and Biopolymers, Horticulture, and Soil Science.
Can't move to Lubbock?
Still not convinced?
The PSS Department
Faculty Research Interests
Careers in Plant and Soil Science
Clubs and Organizations
Undergraduate: How to Apply
Graduate: How to Apply