College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences

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Planting the Seeds to Grow Leaders

As a leader in its field, the College of Agriculture and Applied Science provides exceptional educational opportunities for undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education students. The college's curriculum is designed to expand knowledge, enhance leadership skills and encourage the application of new technology to societal needs.

Our Students

The Earth is our classroom! Experiential learning is what makes the student experience within the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences unique. During their four years at UT Martin, students will have hands-on laboratories at the UT Martin Farm, the UT Martin Coon Creek Science Center, or the Reelfoot Lake Environmental Field Station.

We also strive to provide our students with high-impact learning experiences such as internships, research, international study, and service learning. The college provides over $150,000 in scholarships each year and has over 20 student organizations tied to the various areas of study.

Endowed Chairs

Faculty in the Spotlight

Dr. Rachna Tewari, associate professor of agricultural economics, has been named the University of Tennessee at Martin Featured Faculty Scholar for the spring 2022 semester.

Tewari began her career at UT Martin in 2013 as an assistant professor and was promoted to associate professor in 2017. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University in Hyderabad, India, a master’s degree from Symbiosis International University in Pune, India, and West Texas A&M University, and a doctoral degree from Texas Technical University.
Dr. Rachna Tewari
Dr. Rachna Tewari
Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics
College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences
Dr. Todd A. Winters, Dean
574 University St.
The University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, TN 38238