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The Translational Plant Sciences Center's interdisciplinary graduate education program is supported by the Virginia Tech Graduate School and Fralin Life Sciences Institute. To apply, visit the graduate school admissions site here. To meet us virtually and learn more about the program, attend our Recruitment Event December 6, 2023 from 10am-12pm EST. 

For priority consideration candidates are encouraged to complete their application by January 5, 2024. Accepted students will be invited to join us on campus for our annual TPSC Symposium February 2, 2024. 

Completed applications should include:

  • Unofficial transcripts (Official paper transcripts required upon admission)
  • Three references
  • Statement of Interest
  • Resume / CV
  • TOEFL (International students only; minimum total score 90)
  • GRE not required