Why pursue your graduate degree in Plant Biology at the University of Georgia?
Choosing a university and department for your PhD or MS degree is a major decision, and we feel you should have all of the information necessary to make the most informed decision possible. Choosing the right program for you involves many considerations, both professional and personal. Professionally, potential students should consider the strength of a department in their preferred research area, the diversity of teaching and research opportunities available within and beyond the department, the opportunities for professional development in research, teaching, and other aspects of scientific careers, and the track record of the program in placing its alumni in the kinds of careers in which you are personally interested. Personally, potential students should consider the location of the program, the level and type of financial support available to students, and the cost of living in the area.