Advance Your Career
Learn about the online graduate programs available through the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR). In CASNR we place the needs of our students at the center of all that we do by...
- Supporting working professionals while earning a degree and/or certificate that addresses personal educational goals
- Working with faculty advisors who will help design a program that meets the needs of each individual student
- Ensuring high quality science-based educational programs which are the same programs earned by on-campus students
Online Master's Degree Programs
Master of Science in Agronomy
Agronomy is the application of plant and soil science to crop production and includes the study of plant genetics, breeding, biotechnology, molecular biology, physiology, biochemistry, weed control, and crop management. The online Master of Science in Agronomy program curriculum focuses on industry applications and research.
Master of Applied Science
The online Master of Applied Science program is designed for students who are looking to pursue a professional degree in agriculture, food, community development and natural resources at the masters level.
M.A.S. in Applied Science specializations
Master of Science in Entomology
Entomology is the study of insects and encompasses the biological, agricultural, and environmental sciences related to insects and their interaction with humans and other organisms. The online Master of Science in Entomology is designed for science professionals who are interested in broadening their skill sets and education in Entomology.
The online Horticulture Certificates are designed for horticulture, landscape and turf management professionals.
Rural Economic and Community Vitality
The online Rural Economic and Community Vitality graduate certificate conveys economic and social concepts relevant to understanding rural communities, the public decision-making process and the value of a multicultural and diverse citizenship.
Food Safety and Defense
The online Food Safety and Defense, Graduate Certificate program serves the needs of industry and agencies that must protect the human food supply from accidental or deliberate contamination with pathogenic microbes and/or toxicants.Ag*IDEA Program
The online Grasslands Management, Graduate Certificate is designed to provide students with knowledge about the conservation, utilization and sustainability of managed grassland systems.Ag*IDEA Program
Ag*IDEA Program Ag*IDEA is an affiliate of the Great Plains IDEA. The Ag*IDEA's membership of top accredited universities offer master's degrees and graduate certificates fully online from top faculty.