What Will a Degree from MSU do for Me?

An horticulture degree from MSU will prepare you to meet the challenges of an expanding, high technology, multibillion-dollar industry. Possible professional activities after graduation include:

  • Plant Production/Sales
  • Public Gardens (managing landscapes/plant collections, education) - Marketing (of horticultural products)
  • Research (to improve yields/qualities)
  • Teaching (training others)
  • Industry Support (consultant, technical services)
  • Plant Inspection
  • Landscape Construction and Management
  • Landscape Design
  • Communications (writing for horticulture magazines)
  • Pest Management