Job offers for each undergraduate and graduate student in crop sciences
Average GPA of incoming graduate students
Pounds per capita consumption of sweet corn in the United States. Nearly every sweet corn hybrid grown in North America contains endosperm mutant genes responsible for increased sweetness and quality, and/or disease resistance genes that are the result of U of I research.
Average Quantitative and Verbal Score on the GRE
Dollar value of U.S. commercial horseradish produced in Illinois. Control tactics developed at U of I saved this Illinois industry from an internal root discoloration problem caused by complex fungal pathogens.
Value of Illinois Soybean Association Scholarship over four years for undergraduate students in crop sciences
Crop sciences undergraduate student job placement rate
Percentage of undergraduate students who pursue advanced degrees
The number of Rp genes conveying resistance to the corn rust pathogen, Puccinia sorghi, discovered by UI plant pathologist AL Hooker.
All accepted graduate students are promised full support to complete their degree