Plant Pathology Phytopathology Major

Description: A program that focuses on the scientific study of plant diseases and plant health, and the development of disease control mechanisms. Includes instruction in plant anatomy and physiology, pathogenesis, molecular plant virology, molecular genetics, bacterial epidemiology, causal agent identification, host/agent interactions, disease resistance and response mechanisms, developing plant disease treatments, disease prevention, and disease physiology and control. Is Plant Pathology Phytopathology the right major for you?
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Plant Pathology Phytopathology Major

What Courses Do Plant Pathology Phytopathology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Plant Pathology Phytopathology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

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