Plant Sciences With Purpose

Start at Illinois. Then together we will feed and fuel the world.

Want to change the world?

Apply to crop sciences at Illinois

Crop Sciences is ...

More than farming.

It's plant genetics, biotechnology, business, technology, crop production, and sustainability — all aspects of feeding a growing world.

Undergraduate Degree Options

Crop Sciences is ...

Hands-on research.

You'll solve problems that directly impact the world — from water quality to plant breeding to urban food systems.

Research Opportunities

Crop Sciences is ...


Most students graduate with 2+ job offers in consulting, research, technology, medicine and more.

Career Opportunities

Where will Crop Sciences take you?