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Growing plants for fuel.
Helping children learn.
Making healthier foods.
Learning how cells develop and function.
Cleaning our environment.
Creating new medicines.
Keeping families together.
These are just some of the exciting careers you can pursue with a degree from the College of Agriculture, Human and Natural Sciences.
Allow us to open doors for you to exciting opportunities in the expanding realm of the life sciences and we will provide you with the knowledge, skills and training needed to excel in the career field of your choice. Join our diverse student body to begin your future today.
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LOW FACULTY-TO-STUDENT RATIO
The College's low faculty-to-student ratio assures you that you will receive individualized attention from dedicated faculty who are experts in their areas of specialization. Career opportunities for graduates are excellent.
NETWORK OF RESEARCH FACILITIES
The uniqueness of our urban location coupled with our network of research facilities provides you with unique and marketable hands-on experience in research projects and industry internships.
Best of all, you can get your education for little or no out-of-pocket expense! We have made financial assistance available through work-aid to undergraduate students receiving the Hope Scholarship to cover all tuition and on-campus living expenses.
Graduate Assistantships are available to qualified graduate students who show promise for excellence in graduate work.
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Professor's research highlighted in new textbook
TSU CAHNS research in food safety is noted at Foreign Affairs website.
CYFAR highlight's assistant professor's project in 2015 report
Congratulations to Rita Fleming, assistant professor in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, for having her research efforts in a collaborative project with TSU, University of Minnesota and University of Kentucky highlighted in the 2015 report from the Children, Youth and Families at Risk program funded by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
TSU CAHNS makes the Nashville Scene
TSU CAHNS highlighted by the Tennessee Farm Bureau
Listen and learn about the exciting developments here as Tennessee Farm Bureau interviews Dean Chandra Reddy for its podcast.
Buffalo Wild Wings has agreed to donate 10 percent of its proceeds from all purchases made on Thursday, Dec. 1, to benefit the student organization MANRRS. Visit our Facebook page to download the ticket that you present to your server. We look forward to seeing you there!
The fall issue of our newsletter CAHNS Link is on the virtual newsstand today. Enjoy!
New Farmer Academy Registration Open!
Want to become an agricultural entrepreneur? We can teach you how to start your own agricultural enterprise in the TSU New Farmer Academy. Visit the New Farmer Academy website for full information.
Master Gardeners honored for speakers program
The Knox County UT/TSU Extension Master Gardeners has won second place for the International Search for Excellence Awards for Master Gardeners. The organization was recognized for its excellent work with the Knox County Extension Master Gardeners Speakers Program, which offered about 12 presentations annually in 2014 and now offer up to 80 presentations a year. They expect that 1,500 residents will participate in the speakers program this year. Barbara Bunting and Marsha Lehman, the co-chairs of the program, will represent the UT/TSU Extension program at the 2017 International Master Gardeners conference July 10-14 in Portland, Oregon.
First black USDA Administrator, first women CSU president inducted to Hall of Fame
TSU CAHNS inducted two more members Thursday night at its 19th Annual Agriculture and Home Economic Hall of Fame and Induction Ceremony in the Magnolia Ballroom at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center. TSU grads Dr. Evelyn Maria Thompson, the first woman to be appointed president of Coppin State University, and Hubert Hamer, the first black man to be appointed as a USDA director and administrator, were officially inducted into the Hall of Fame. Congratulations TSU graduates and now Hall-of-Famers! You make us Tiger Proud. View more