Plants Interest Area with the College of Ag Sciences: Prospective Student Visit

    Friday, September 22, 2023 at 2:00 PM until 4:00 PMEastern Daylight Time UTC -04:00

    Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences
    101 Agricultural Science and Industry Building
    Univeristy Park, PA 16802
    United States

    Interested in a career working with plants in a greenhouse, garden, golf course, field, or forest?  From positions in education, research, or management, to outdoor careers, and more – join us to discover the variety of opportunities provided by Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences! 

    This informative session will last approximately 1.5-2 hours and is intended for prospective high school students looking to learn more about plant-related degree programs in the College of Ag Sciences.  A general overview will be followed by discussion with current students and advisers, time for your questions, and options for program-specific meetings. 

    Programs covered within this session include:  

    • Agricultural and Extension Education 
    • Agricultural Science 
    • BioRenewable Systems 
    • Environmental Resource Management 
    • Forest Ecosystem Management 
    • Landscape Contracting 
    • Plant Sciences 
    • Turfgrass Science 

    More information on the Ag Sciences majors can be found at: https://agsci.psu.edu/academics/undergraduate/majors  

    This session does not cover information from the Undergraduate Admissions Office, Housing & Food Services, the Office of Student Aid, or New Student Orientation. See the list of available sessions at: https://admissions.psu.edu/experience/. Additionally, please note that tours of animal facilities are not part of this visit. View all Ag Sciences visit and appointment experiences at: https://admissions.psu.edu/experience/resources/up/ag/. 

    Registration is no longer available because the registration deadline has passed.