M.A. Agricultural Systems Management
The Master of Agriculture degree is designed for students who want professional graduate training in agricultural systems with a management orientation. It is intended to emphasize the problem-solving skills involved in the use of science and technology. The Master of Agriculture degree is not a research degree. You must demonstrate problem-solving capabilities, usually gained through a professional internship that is intended to provide applied, practical experiences. You’ll prepare a professional paper, which is a scholarly report of a problem-solving accomplishment. This degree is non-thesis.
The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering’s Master of Agriculture degree is designed to develop new understanding through professional development, problem solving and creativity. The degree is intended for students who wish to pursue professional graduate training with a management orientation in agriculture, food and natural resources. The goal is to develop problem-solving skills involved in the use of science and technology to benefit humanity, not as a research degree.
The Master of Agriculture degree requires students to complete advanced course work and to engage in professional development. Students are expected to complete a professional internship and to report the findings in a professional paper.
- Degree: M.A. Agricultural Systems Management
- Credit Hours: 36 total credit hours
What Do I Need to Apply?
- Application through the Texas A&M University GraduateCAS system
- Upload unofficial transcripts with your application
- Resume or Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Purpose
- Three letters of recommendation, submitted online with your application
- Official transcripts and records, sent to the Office of Admissions
Official TOEFL scores are required for international applicants. Official scores must be sent by ETS directly to Texas A&M University using the school code: 6003. Visit the Graduate & Professional School website for a list of requirements, exemptions and other useful information regarding the TOEFL/IELTS Exams.