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Master of Science (M.S.) in Sustainable Agriculture

Master of Science (M.S.) in Sustainable Agriculture

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The Sustainable Agriculture major is designed to provide students with an interdisciplinary education emphasizing experiential learning opportunities. Our program builds on a solid foundation of agricultural science, while providing courses and professional development opportunities in the biological, social, and economic elements of sustainability. All students will demonstrate an ability to frame problems and ask critical questions concerning agricultural sustainability knowledge of biophysical as well as socioeconomic aspects of agricultural sustainability an expertise in sustainable agriculture that transcends disciplinary boundaries an appreciation of the intellectual history of efforts to improve agricultural sustainability an ability to work interdependently and collaboratively the capacity to address complex agricultural problems by using systems thinking and other approaches an ability to critique different problem-solving methods and approaches, and recognize and display visionary leadership with moral and ethical integrity