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Online Graduate Program in
Seed Technology and Business

If you are a professional working in the seed sector, the Graduate Program in Seed Technology and Business (STB) has been designed specifically with your needs in mind. The STB program offers an interdisciplinary Master of Science degree that provides you with current seed science and technology instruction along with essential courses in business management in a rigorous, integrated curriculum. The program also offers Graduate Certificates focusing on seed science and technology and seed business management. Registration is also open for the week-long Seed Science & Technology Short Course and the Seed Business Management Short Course that take place on the Iowa State University campus.

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Seed Professionals Sharpen Their Competitive Edge With Seed Business Management Short Course

The seed business can be a very competitive environment.  That’s why, when making decisions involving multi-million-dollar budgets, agriculture professionals need every edge they can get.  The Graduate Program in Seed Technology and Business (STB) at Iowa State University (ISU) just wrapped up the second Seed Business Management short course held February 4-8, 2019, which gives participants an in-depth look at how the seed industry functions from a business perspective.


Earn your master’s degree in Seed Technology and Business completely online. Graduate certificates in Seed Science & Technology and Seed Business Management are also available.

Do you have a Bachelor’s degree and looking to advance your career in the seed industry? You can choose to begin the STB program in the fall, spring, or summer semesters. Apply now!

The STB program features a relevant, balanced curriculum of science, technology, and business courses with a focus on decision-making in the seed sector.

The STB faculty are leaders in their respective fields, they are the same faculty members that teach our courses on the Iowa State University campus.