Academic Degree Programs


North America

Land Grant Universities

Clemson University | Soils and Sustainable Crop Systems (B.S.)

Colorado State University | Master of Agriculture in Integrated Resource Management (M.Ag.)

Colorado State University | Interdisciplinary Program in Organic Agriculture (B.S.)

Iowa State University | Sustainable Agriculture (M.Sc. • Ph.D.)

Kansas State University | Horticulture – Urban Food Systems (M.Sc. emphasis)

Michigan State University | Ecological Food and Farming Systems (M.Sc. & Ph.D. specialization)

Michigan State University | Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems (B.S. & B.A. specialization)

Michigan State University | Organic Farmer Training Program (Certificate)

Montana State University | Sustainable Food and Bioenergy Systems (B.S.)

North Carolina State University | Agroecology (B.S. minor campus-wide)

North Carolina State University | Bachelor of Science in Plant & Soil Sciences with an Agroecology B.S. Concentration

Ohio State University | College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability major (B.S.), Sustainable Agriculture Minor, Sustainable Agriculture A.A.S.)

Pennsylvania State University | Agroecology (B.S.)

University of California, Davis | Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems (B.S. major)

University of Florida | Horticultural Science-Organic Crop Production (B.S. major Specialization)

University of Florida | Organic and Sustainable Agriculture (B.S. minor in Horticulture)

University of Georgia | Organic Agriculture (Certificate)

University of Kentucky | Sustainable Agriculture (B.S. major) & (B.S. minor)

University of Maine | Sustainable Agriculture (B.S.)

University of Massachusetts | Sustainable Food and Farming (B.S.)

University of Minnesota | Sustainable Agricultural Systems (B.S. minor college-wide)

University of Minnesota | Sustainable Agricultural Systems (M.Sc. & Ph.D. minor)

University of Minnesota Duluth | Sustainable Food Systems (Certificate)

University of New Hampshire | Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems (B.A. & B.S.)

University of New Hampshire | College of Life Sciences and Agriculture (B.S. & Minors)

University of New Hampshire | EcoGastronomy (Dual Major)

University of Missouri | Sustainable Agriculture (B.S. major • B.S. minor)

University of Tennessee | Organic Production (B.S. concentration)

University of Vermont | Ecological Agriculture (B.S.) | Ecological Agriculture (Minor) • Food Systems (Minor)

University of Vermont | Agroecology (M.S. and Ph.D. concentration in Plant & Soil Science)

University of Wisconsin-Madison | Agroecology (M.Sc.)

University of Wyoming | Agroecology (B.S. major • B.S. minor)

Washington State University | Organic Agriculture Systems (B.S.)

Washington State University | Sustainable Agriculture (Graduate Certificate)

Washington State University Extension & Jefferson County FIELD program | Certificate in Sustainable Agriculture


Four Year State and Private Universities

Appalachian State University | Sustainable Development: Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture (B.S)

California Polytechnic State University (Cal Poly)-San Luis Obispo | Sustainable Agriculture (University-wide Minor)

California State University-Stanislaus | Agricultural Studies, Permaculture (B.S.)

Evergreen State College | Practice of Sustainable Agriculture (B.A. or B.S.)

Evergreen State College | Ecological Agriculture (B.A. or B.S.)

Florida International University | Agroecology (Certificate)

Kwantlen Polytechnic University | Sustainable Agriculture (B.S.)

Tufts University | Agriculture, Food and the Environment (M.S. & Ph.D.)

University of British Colombia | Applied Biology Program (B.Sc.)

University of California-Santa Cruz | Environmental Studies/Agroecology (B.A. • Ph.D. • Certificate in Ecological Horticulture)

University of Montana-Missoula | Environmental Studies/Sustainable Food and Farming (B.A. • M.A.)

Western Washington University, Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies | Self-designed Concentration in Sustainable Agriculture (B.A.)


Private Liberal Arts Colleges

College of the Atlantic | Sustainable Food Systems (Area of Study within Human Ecology B.A. and M.Ph.)

Ferrum College | Agriculture: with emphasis in Agroecology (B.S. Emphasis area)

Fort Lewis College | Agroecology/Sustainable Agriculture (Minor)

Green Mountain College | Environmental Studies (B.A. Concentration in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Production)

Prescott College | Environmental Studies/Agroecology (B.S.)

Sterling College | Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems (B.S.)

Unity College | Agriculture. Food, and Sustainability (B.S.)


Community and Junior Colleges

Bristol Community College | Sustainable Agriculture (A.S. & Certificate Option)

Central Carolina Community College | Sustainable Agriculture (A.S. & Certificate in General SA • Certificate SA Livestock • Certificate in SA Vegetable)

Cégep de Victoriaville, Québec | Organic Vegetable and Fruit Production (Diploma of College Studies)

City Colleges of Chicago – Richard J. Daley College & Chicago Botanic Garden | Sustainable Urban Horticulture and Urban Agriculture (Certificate)

College of the Redwoods | Sustainable Agriculture (Certificate)

Flathead Valley Community College | Integrated Agriculture & Food Systems (Associate of Applied Science)

Flathead Valley Community College | Agriculture (Associate of Science- Transfer Degree)

John Wood Community College | Sustainable Local Foods Farming (Certificate)

Johnson County Community College | Sustainable Agriculture Entrepreneurship (Certificate)

Kennebec Valley Community College | Sustainable Agriculture (Associate of Applied Science)

Merritt College | Urban Agroecology Program (Certificate) & Permaculture Design Certificate

Northwest College | Agroecology (A.S.)

San Diego City College | Sustainable Urban Agriculture (Certificate)

Santa Rosa College | Sustainable Agriculture (A.S. • Certificate)


Programs Outside of North America

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB), Aas, Norway | Agroecology (M.Sc.)

University of Kassel, Witzenhausen, Germany | Organic Agricultural Sciences  (B.S. and M.Sc.)

Wageningen University, The Netherlands | Organic Agriculture (M.Sc.)


Open enrollment summer programs

Willamette University | Summer Institute in Sustainable Agriculture

Hampshire College | Summer Food, Farm, and Sustainability Institute

Chatham University | Food, Farm, and Field

 


 

Additional resources:

USDA-National Agricultural Library Educational and Training Opportunities in Sustainable Agriculture compiled by Becky Thompson



Compiled by Damian Parr
Created January 2009

Last updated June 15, 2014