University of Vermont

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Department of Plant and Soil Science

Courses for a Graduate Student in Plant and Soil Science

The following is a list of relevant graduate level courses available to students in PSS at UVM.

Course # of Credits Semester Title
CE 260 3 Spring* Hydrology
CE 265 3 Fall Groundwater Hydrology
FOR 228 2 Fall Ecosystem Ecology
FOR 234 4 Spring Forest Pathology
GEOL 217 4 Fall Vermont Field Geology
GEOL 234 3 Spring Global Biogeochemical Cycles
GEOL 255 4 Spring * Geohydrology
PBIO 205 3 Fall* Mineral Nutrition of Plants
PBIO 213 3   Plant Communities
PBIO 223 3 Fall* Fundamentals of Field Science
PBIO 229 3   Water Relations in Plants
PBIO 251 1 Fall* Principles of Light Microscopy
PBIO 256 3 Spring Advanced Plant Genetics
PBIO 258 4 Spring* Biology of the Fungi
PBIO 260 3 Fall* Plant Population Biology
PBIO 261 3 Fall* Plant Growth and Development
PBIO 295 Var. Fall* Plant-Microbe Interactions
PBIO 295 2 Fall* Ecology of Invasive Species
PBIO 295 3 Fall* Theoretical Ecology
PBIO 295 3   Climate Change Ecology
PBIO 295 3   Ecophysiology
PBIO 295 3 Fall Plant Biotechnology
PBIO 301 3 Fall Cell and Molecular Biology
PSS 212 3 Fall Advanced Agroecology
PSS 217 3 Fall Ecological & Management of Grazing Systems
PSS 261 3 Fall* Soil Morph., Class. and Land Use
PSS 264 4 Spring* Chemistry of Soil and Water
PSS 266 3 Spring* Soil Water Movement
PSS 269 3 Fall* Soil/Water Pollution & Bioremediation
PSS 281 1 F/Sp Seminar
PSS 295/296 Var. F/Sp Special Topics in Plant & Soil
PSS 297/298 Var. F/Sp Independent Research
PSS 301 1 F/Sp Plant Science Colloquium
PSS 302 1 F/Sp Soil Science Colloquium
PSS 391 Var. F/Sp Master's Thesis Research
PSS 491 Var. F/Sp Doctoral Dissertation Research
STAT 201 3 F/Sp Statistical Analysis via Computer
STAT 211 3 F/Sp/Su Statistical Methods I
STAT 221 3 Fall Statistical Methods II
STAT 231 3 Sp Experimental Design
GRAD 397 0 F/Sp Master's Comprehensive Exam
GRAD 399 0 F/Sp Master's Thesis Defense
GRAD 497 0 F/Sp Doctoral Comprehensive Exam
GRAD 499 0 F/Sp Doctoral Dissertation Defense
GRAD 900 0 F/Sp Continuous Registration Fee

*courses taught on an alternate year basis. Check with the department for a listing of when the course will next be offered.

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