A program that focuses on the scientific study of plant diseases and plant health, and the development of disease control mechanisms. Includes instruction in plant anatomy and physiology, pathogenesis, molecular plant virology, molecular genetics, bacterial epidemiology, causal agent identification, host/agent interactions, disease resistance and response mechanisms, developing plant disease treatments, disease prevention, and disease physiology and control.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Ohio State University-Main Campus||11||0%||$25,479|
|2||New Mexico State University-Main Campus||11||0%||$18,255|
|3||North Carolina State University at Raleigh||11||0%||$22,184|
|4||University of Florida||6||0%||$19,103|
|5||Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College||6||0%||$23,227|
|6||University of Wisconsin-Madison||6||0%||$23,931|
|7||Texas A & M University-College Station||5||0%||$21,051|
|8||Washington State University||5||0%||$27,697|
|9||University of Georgia||4||0%||$22,064|
|11||North Dakota State University-Main Campus||2||0%||$19,460|
|12||University of Arkansas||2||0%||$22,212|
|13||University of California-Davis||2||0%||$33,066|
|14||University of California-Riverside||1||0%||$32,238|
|15||University of Arizona||1||0%||$25,179|
|16||Michigan State University||1||0%||$24,648|
|17||University of Minnesota-Twin Cities||1||0%||$25,281|
|18||Iowa State University||1||0%||$18,920|
|19||Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus||1||0%||$33,592|
|20||University of Kentucky||1||0%||$23,732|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Plant Pathology/Phytopathology program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.