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Organic Agriculture

Washington State University

27113 USD/year
13156 USD/year
5498 USD/year
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The Washington State University offers an online certificate in Organic Agriculture provides training in the agricultural sciences, including an understanding of complex agriculture and food systems. It equips students for professions ranging from starting a farm to food industry management.

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The Organic Agriculture  certificate at Washington State University  is an 18-credit undergraduate program ideal for agriculture professionals wishing to learn about organic methods, anyone interested in beginning a community supported agriculture (CSA) farm, home gardeners, WSU agriculture students, and others with an interest in organic agriculture.

Washington State University was the first in the nation to offer a degree in Organic Agriculture, reflecting the university’s commitment to the field.

Awarding of the Certificate

At the beginning of the student’s final semester of coursework, the student should apply for the certificate through myWSU. This will notify the Registrar’s Office to confer the certificate. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Field Analysis of Sustainable Food Systems  
  • World Agricultural Systems 
  • Plant Breeding for Organic Agriculture 
  • Fundamentals of Microeconomics  
  • Fundamentals of Macroeconomics 

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Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The priority date for admission applications is January 31. Applications received after are welcomed and will be reviewed on a space-available basis.



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be considered for admission to Washington State University as a freshman, a student needs to complete at least 12 years of school, culminating in an appropriate secondary certificate or external examination. (We may consider the first year or two of university in some countries to be secondary level.)
  • Schooling should include preparation in humanities, mathematics, basic sciences, and social sciences.
  • WSU requires a minimum grade point average of 2.70 (on a 4.00 scale) for admission as an international freshman.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27113 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27113 USD per year
  • National

    13156 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13156 USD per year
  • In-State

    5498 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5498 USD per year


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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