King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management is now seeking applicants to begin in their 2008-2009 Master's degree program in ranch management.
The King Ranch Institute, which was created in 2003 to commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the King Ranch, is the only Master's degree program of its kind in the United States. Each year, the Institute selects four students to be part of this unique
and exceptional academic program.
“The King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management's graduate program helps ambitious young people clearly differentiate themselves in a very competitive world,” said Dr. Barry H. Dunn, Executive Director, King Ranch Institute for Ranch Management. “This degree is unique in the world, but more importantly, the education, training, exposure, and experience that our graduates gain prepares them for outstanding careers and will reward them with countless benefits throughout their lives. “
The Institute is looking for mature and experienced students with at least two years work experience in the ranching business. Applicants should also have a Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 3.0 or better and a score of at least 800 on the Graduate Requirement Exam (GRE).
If accepted into the program, students are fully-funded with a combined two-year scholarship and assistantship that includes a salary, full benefits, and out-of-state tuition waivers. Students are responsible for in-state tuition, books, fees, and other school-related expenses.
Applications are accepted from January 1, 2008 to March 31, 2008. Additional details and registration information can be found at http://krirm.tamuk.edu or by calling 361/593-5401.