The Department of Horticulture is in the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS). The department has fully integrated programs in teaching, research, and extension. The WSU Horticulture program is among the top ten programs in the U.S., and WSU plant science researchers are among the most productive in the nation.
Our Degree Programs
- Integrated Plant Sciences (IPS)
- Agricultural and Food Systems (AFS)
Graduate (MS, PhD)
ASSISTANTSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR FALL 2015
- Horticulture (MS, PhD)
- MS in Agriculture – This web-based degree gives students the opportunity to further their education while they continue employment anywhere in the world!
Our administrative office is located on the main campus in Pullman. Faculty are located in Pullman, Tri-Cities, and at Research and Extension Centers in Wenatchee, Prosser, Puyallup, and Mount Vernon.
News & Events
PULLMAN, Wash. – Researchers know that adding natural buffers to the farm landscape can stop soil from vanishing. Now a scientist at Washington State University has found that more buffers are better, both for pleasing the eye and slowing erosion. More info >>
Information and application packets for the fourth annual U.S. Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security can be found by clicking here. Information and application packets for the U.S. Borlaug Fellows Graduate Research Grant can be found by clicking here.
The Showcase for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (SURCA) 2015 on Monday, March 30 is a great venue for students to share posters
2015-16 WSU Scholarship Application is available
Fridays from 12 – 6 pm; Saturdays from 10 am – 4 pm in December.
We are pleased to announce the following graduate degrees awarded in Fall 2014:
Academic Showcase is a celebration of original scholarship, research, and creative expression by members of the WSU community and will be held Friday, March 27, 2015 on the Pullman campus.
Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. All students currently enrolled at any of the WSU campuses are eligible to present at the Wiley Research Exposition. Wiley is a terrific opportunity for students to share their work, network, and win scholarships of up to $1,000.
Kathryn House (MS Hort, 2006) and her husband are preparing to open Sequence Winery in Caldwell, Idaho.
Congratulations to scientists in Horticulture who were awarded grants.