Love of Outdoors Leads to Soil Science
Although it hasn’t been a direct path, Gary Morehouse believes he’s on the right road to a rewarding career: that of consulting soil scientist.
In the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, our graduates are life-long learners, engaged community members, and recognized leaders in agriculture and life sciences. We deliver exceptional teaching and advising so graduates address the complex challenges of agricultural innovation, food security, climate resilience, energy needs, and sustainability. With numerous options for majors, minors and certificates, we let you shape your education to fit your passions, goals and lifestyle.
As a Crop and Soil Sciences student, you will:
- Work with globally important issues – food production, grassland ecosystems and agricultural sustainability.
- Learn to grow more nutritious, safer crops to feed the world and improve health while reducing environmental degradation.
- Gain knowledge in creating and maintaining beautiful and functional landscapes such as golf courses, sports and recreational fields, and in the booming turf and landscape industry.
We train the future managers of two of most vital resources: crops and soil. Come grow with us.