The Master in Plant Health Management (MPHM) is Ohio State's first graduate program to achieve Professional Science Master's (PSM) affiliation.
The Professional Science Master's
"The Professional Science Master's (PSM) is an innovative, new graduate degree designed to allow students to pursue advanced training in science or mathematics, while simultaneously developing workplace skills highly valued by employers. . . . All have been developed in concert with employers and are designed to dovetail into present and future professional career opportunities."
- First at Ohio State: Master's in Plant Health Management Receives Professional Certification
> CFAES News Release
- Focus on Job Skills with a Professional Master's Degree > U.S. News (2013)
- Aligning Higher Education STEM Production with Workforce Demand through Professional Master’s Degrees > BHEF Issue Brief (2011)
- PSM Degree is the MBA of the Science World > Chicago Tribune (2011)