Oct 24, 2020  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Agriculture

Experience Purdue Agriculture (photo)


Purdue Agriculture is one of the world’s leading colleges that offers food, agricultural, and natural resources programs. We train the next generation, who will drive innovation and discovery to reshape life sciences, biosecurity, the environment, agriculture, and the food system. Purdue Agriculture graduates are in great demand. During the past two decades, more than 90 percent of our graduates were employed or were enrolled in graduate or professional schools within three months of graduation.

Undergraduate Degree

Your undergraduate program will blend courses and experiences in your major with preparation in the life and physical sciences, written and oral communication, social sciences and humanities, multicultural awareness, and international understanding. Professional work experiences, leadership development, participation in student organizations, study abroad, and directed research can add to your professional development.

Graduate Degree

Your master’s or doctoral program will be specialized and flexible to prepare you to meet your professional objectives. You’ll find that we offer a growing number of multidisciplinary graduate degree programs, using directed experiences and courses from faculty members in one or more Purdue departments or colleges. Business and industry, government, and academic institutions throughout the world recruit our graduates for leading positions.


College of Agriculture Undergraduate Admissions website

Admission to Teacher Education 

Teacher Education 2019-2020  


Department Contact Phone Number Email
Agricultural and Biological Engineering Nate Engelberth 765-494-3060 nengelbe@purdue.edu
Agricultural Economics LeeAnn Williams 765-494-4201 leewill@purdue.edu
Agricultural Sciences Education and Communication
Agricultural Education - B. Allen Talbert
Agricultural Communication - Mark Tucker
Agronomy Jane Wiercioch 765-494-4788 jwiercioch@purdue.edu
Animal Sciences Ashley York 765-494-4843 ashleyyork@purdue.edu
Biochemistry Sherry Pogranichniy 765-494-1612 spograni@purdue.edu
Botany and Plant Pathology   765-494-0352  
Entomology Jonathan Neal 765-494-4594 bugs@purdue.edu
Food Science Allison Kingery 765-494-2766 foodsci@purdue.edu
Forestry and Natural Resources J. Barny Dunning 765-494-3565 jdunning@purdue.edu
Horticulture and Landscape Architecture Robin Tribbett 765-494-1302 hlacareers@purdue.edu
Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences Tami Borror 765-496-9024 borrort@purdue.edu
Preveterinary Medicine Tim Kerr 765-494-8481 prevetinag@purdue.edu

Contact Information

College of Agriculture
615 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2053
Email: exp@purdue.edu
Phone: 765-494-8470