Department of Crop Sciences

Undergraduate Program

Find your niche in the Department of Crop Sciences at the University of Illinois and discover how you can play a role in advancing science and technology to improve food and fuel production for our growing world population.

From plant biotechnology to sustainable food and fuel production systems, our internationally recognized faculty are educating the future leaders of our industry to use the latest advancements in science and technology to improve food and fuel production. The Department of Crop Sciences offers a major in crop sciences with concentrations that allow you to tailor your studies to specific interests:

Our department offers students many opportunities to succeed. When our students graduate, they often have more than two lucrative job opportunities waiting. The demand for our students is high and the future looks even more promising for well-trained scientists.

If you want to be a well-educated, highly skilled, creative leader in your field, then visit our campus to learn how you can join the Department of Crop Sciences. Imagine yourself in a challenging, exciting career that will make a difference in your world.