Why Choose the Plant Pathology Graduate Program at the University of Minnesota
See why our students decided to join our graduate program and how the department helped our alumni prepare them for success in their career.
What our students say
"I decided to attend the University of Minnesota's Department of Plant Pathology because of the amazing work that is done here. There are so many people of the same interest, working together to answer questions and solve problems. I felt like this department was the best choice for me." - Alex Feltmeyer
"The research being performed by the faculty here in the department is some of the best in the world. I am honored to have the opportunity to continue learning here and I hope to contribute to the tradition of excellence in plant pathology." - Matthew Pereyra
"The University of Minnesota is the birthplace of significant scientific discoveries and is the world's leading center of excellence for wheat stem rust research. It has prominent and dedicated research and academic professionals as well as state of the art research facilities." - Worku Denbel Bulbula