A pomologist studies and cultivates fruit.
The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In 2015, the median yearly salary for a pomologist was $60,050, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. For more information, visit Study.com's Pomologist Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- American Pomological Society
- American Society for Horticultural Science
- International Fruit Tree Association
- Organic Fruit Growers Association
- United Fresh Produce Association
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn about growing apples from Jeremy Linsell of Braiseworth Orchards.
Learn about the process of growing pineapples.