Agricultural Studies (MA)

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Length of program

Full-time: 24 months Part-time: 48 months

Mode of delivery

On Campus

Program components

Coursework + Thesis

Campus

Lethbridge

Intake

Summer, Fall and Spring

Related degrees

Program description

For the M.A. program, students are required to complete courses, a Thesis, and a Thesis Oral Defence.

As a multidisciplinary major, Agricultural Studies take full advantage of resources and course offerings in the Departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Geography & Environment and Economics. For more information about the Agricultural Studies major, please visit the Agricultural Studies webpage or contact Danny Le Roy.

Three to six graduate term courses or equivalent (9.0 to 18.0 credit hours) are required for this program. Students develop their programs in consultation with their supervisors. Course descriptions of courses offered at the University of Lethbridge are available in the course catalogue. You can also view the dynamic schedule on the Registrar's Office website to see what courses are being offered and when.

Finding a supervisor

​Students are required to secure a potential supervisor prior to submitting an application for this program.​ Faculty members from various departments can supervise in this area; please visit the Agricultural Studies webpage for a list of faculty members currently working in this area. For further information on securing a supervisor, please visit our Search Supervisors page.


In case of discrepancies between this page and the Graduate Studies Calendar and Course Catalogue, the Graduate Studies Calendar and Course Catalogue shall prevail.