Horticulture encompasses a unique blend of art, science, and technology. The Texas A&M Department of Horticultural Sciences offers two undergraduate and three graduate degrees that prepare students for a myriad of diverse career opportunities.

Our mission is to:

Prepare students for careers with a broad base of horticultural knowledge;
Develop research-based knowledge for efficient and profitable horticultural production;

Improve the competitive position of the Texas horticultural industry;
Increase the quality, variety, and availability of horticultural products; and
Deliver research-based knowledge about the ways horticulture improves our environment and serves as a source of personal enjoyment.