Crop Biotechnology - Minor

College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

About This Minor

The Crop Biotechnology minor at Utah State University's College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, Department of Plants, Soils and Climate, provides students with a comprehensive understanding of crop biotechnology and its applications in agriculture.

Students will gain knowledge in plant propagation, crop production, and biotechnological methods.

What You Will Learn

Students will learn about various aspects of crop biotechnology, including plant propagation, crop production, biotechnological methods, and the environmental factors affecting plant physiology.


At a Glance

College: College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

Department: Plants, Soils and Climate Department

USU Locations:

  • Logan campus

Faculty: View profiles of faculty members on the department directory.

Learn More: Program website

Program Requirements

Career And Outcomes

Career Opportunities

  • Agricultural Biotechnologist
  • Plant Breeder
  • Crop Scientist
  • Biotechnology Researcher
  • Plant Geneticist



We will build on your goals and experiences while working together to design an individualized semester-by-semester plan. Your personalized plan will help you see a path from where you are now on to graduation. Even if you are unsure of the major you would like to pursue, we can help with resources and ideas.

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