4 years
Sep Jan
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About this course

Students have the opportunity to focus their MS program on the application of bioresource and agricultural systems. Graduates will be prepared to enter a career in a variety of areas including production agriculture, consulting, regulatory compliance, equipment sales and technical support, etc. Topics under the bioresource area may include:

  • Agricultural and Food Processing Waste Management  
  • Renewable Energy

Topics under the agricultural systems area may include:

  • California Production Agriculture and Food Systems
  • Precision Agriculture
  • Automation and Mechanization in Agriculture

The multidisciplinary nature of these programs will allow students to select electives in departments throughout the university with adviser approval.

Entry Requirements

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) must be taken within the last 2 years with:

  • a minimum score of 550 (paper version)
  • or a minimum internet-based score of 80

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) must be taken within 2 years with:

  • a minimum score of 7.0 for undergraduate applicants
  • a minimum score of 6.0 is required for admission to a graduate program. However, individual programs may require higher scores; applicants are advised to review program-specific requirements. ​