STB Learning Goals

Upon completion of the Graduate Program in Seed Technology and Business, STB students should be able to:

  1. Understand the principles and concepts associated with seed science, seed technology and seed business management as they relate to the global seed industry.
  2. Understand how research & development and technical processes contribute to business success in the seed industry.
  3. Critically evaluate data and other technical information in order to diagnose and solve seed technology and business problems.
  4. Work effectively in diverse teams to apply technical knowledge, ethics, and management skills to develop and implement strategies for business success.
  5. Clearly and accurately communicate technical and practical information, both orally and in writing, to colleagues and the general public.