College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Plant Science & Landscape Architecture

How to Apply to PSLA

Ready to apply?

You may want to start by first contacting the program's coordinator. This would be a great idea so you can discuss any questions you may have and get a tour of our facilities. Below is a list of the coordinator's names and contact information that corresponds to each academic program offered by the department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture. Each coordinator will be able to guide you through the process and requirements for choosing one of our programs as your major.

Admissions to the University of Maryland go through the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. If you are planning on transferring to UMD, please check out our page for Transfer Students.

Don’t forget to schedule a campus tour then contact April Brohawn (abrohawn@umd.edu), Assistant to the Dean for Recruitment, for an appointment to learn about how to join the AGNR family! For a tour of the Department of Plant Science & Landscape Architecture, please contact the coordinator of the program you are interested in below. We look forward to your visit!

Plant Science | Landscape Architecture | Agricultural Science & Technology

Apply to UMD!

Admission application forms and deadlines may be obtained at the Office of Undergraduate Admissions Web Site.

Also, check out the AGNR Prospective Students page for useful resources. 

PLANT SCIENCE PROGRAMS

 

Undergraduate studies for a Bachelor of Science in Plant Science 
Dr. Steven Cohan
301-405-6969
scohan@umd.edu

   

Concentration: Landscape Management
Dr. Steven Cohan
301-405-6969
scohan@umd.edu

   

Concentration: Turf & Golf Course Management
Dr. Mark Carroll
301-405-1339
mcarroll@umd.edu

 

Concentration: Urban Forestry
Dr. Steven Cohan
301-405-6969
scohan@umd.edu

   

Graduate studies for a MS or Ph.D in Plant Science
Dr. Jianhua Zhu
301-405-0920
jhzhu@umd.edu

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECURE PROGRAMS   

   

Professional preparation for an accredited BLA in Landscape Architecture
Dennis Nola
301-405-0106
dnola@umd.edu

   

Professional preparation for an accredited MLA in Landscape Architecture
Dr. David Myers
301-405-4350
dnmyers@umd.edu

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION PROGRAMS 

   

Undergraduate studies for a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Science and Technology

Dr. Bill Phillips
301-405-1061
billii@umd.edu

   

Specialization: Agronomy

Dr. Bill Phillips
301-405-1061
billii@umd.edu 

   

Agricultural Education

Dr. Bill Phillips
301-405-1061
billii@umd.edu

   

Specialization: Environmental Horticulture (Previously Horticulture and Crop Production)
Dr. Christopher Walsh
301-405-4351
cswalsh@umd.edu

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