Best Colleges with Agriculture Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Agriculture, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Agriculture is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Agriculture degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Agriculture degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Agriculture.

The Best Agriculture Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Cornell University Ithaca, NY

Cornell University offers 3 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 75 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 75 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 100 Reviews
2 California State University-Fresno Fresno, CA

California State University-Fresno offers 3 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 144 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 134 Bachelor's degrees, and 10 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
3 University of Maryland-College Park College Park, MD

University of Maryland-College Park offers 6 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 38 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 30 Bachelor's degrees, 6 Master's degrees, 1 Certificates degree, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 68 Reviews
4 Illinois State University Normal, IL

Illinois State University offers 3 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 171 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 167 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Master's degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
5 North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC

North Carolina State University at Raleigh offers 2 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 43 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 28 Associate's degrees, and 15 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
6 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers 1 Agriculture Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 34 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 34 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 132 Reviews
7 Purdue University-Main Campus West Lafayette, IN

Purdue University-Main Campus offers 4 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 11 Certificates degrees, 7 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 136 Reviews
8 University of Delaware Newark, DE

University of Delaware offers 3 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 39 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 38 Bachelor's degrees, and 1 Associate's degree.

Based on 40 Reviews
9 University of Connecticut Storrs, CT

University of Connecticut offers 2 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Agriculture with students earning 16 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
10 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers 0 Agriculture Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city.

Based on 168 Reviews

List of Agriculture Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Cornell University Cornell University Ithaca, NY
5/5
12 : 1 21,904
California State University-Fresno California State University-Fresno Fresno, CA
2/5
27 : 1 24,136
University of Maryland-College Park University of Maryland-College Park College Park, MD
3/5
19 : 1 38,140
Illinois State University Illinois State University Normal, IL
3/5
22 : 1 20,760
North Carolina State University at Raleigh North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, NC
3/5
19 : 1 34,015
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
Purdue University-Main Campus Purdue University-Main Campus West Lafayette, IN
3/5
20 : 1 40,472
University of Delaware University of Delaware Newark, DE
3/5
21 : 1 22,852
University of Connecticut University of Connecticut Storrs, CT
3/5
15 : 1 27,043
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo, CA
3/5
23 : 1 20,944
The University of Tennessee-Martin The University of Tennessee-Martin Martin, TN
3/5
20 : 1 6,827
University Logo University of Georgia Athens, GA
3/5
18 : 1 36,130
Oregon State University Oregon State University Corvallis, OR
3/5
21 : 1 29,576
Texas A & M University-College Station Texas A & M University-College Station College Station, TX
3/5
21 : 1 63,813
Western Illinois University Western Illinois University Macomb, IL
3/5
18 : 1 11,094
University of Nebraska-Lincoln University of Nebraska-Lincoln Lincoln, NE
3/5
20 : 1 25,260
California State University-Chico California State University-Chico Chico, CA
2/5
26 : 1 17,220
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg, VA
3/5
19 : 1 32,663
Texas A & M University-Commerce Texas A & M University-Commerce Commerce, TX
2/5
44 : 1 12,928
Mississippi State University Mississippi State University Mississippi State, MS
2/5
21 : 1 20,873
Texas Tech University Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX
3/5
25 : 1 35,859
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
17 : 1 9,928
University of Vermont University of Vermont Burlington, VT
4/5
11 : 1 12,815
Washington State University Washington State University Pullman, WA
3/5
20 : 1 29,686

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Getting an Agriculture Degree Online

Schools offering online Agriculture degrees

Online Agriculture degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 120 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Agriculture degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
The University of Tennessee-Martin 0 0 120 0 0
Oregon State University 0 0 89 0 0
Colorado State University-Fort Collins 0 0 0 40 0
Missouri State University-Springfield 0 0 21 0 0
Northeast Community College 0 20 0 0 0
How many schools offer online Agriculture degrees?
  • 3 Certificates
  • 9 Associate's
  • 4 Bachelor's
  • 6 Master's

What degrees do people get in Agriculture?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 93 Colleges 721 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 82 Colleges 1,931 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 21 Colleges 75 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 7 Colleges 20 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 32 Colleges 246 Graduates

Agriculture Degree Overview

When it comes to choosing a Agriculture degree, there are many choices for a traditional degree as well as higher education choices. The most standard path for those earning a degree in Agriculture can presume a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most common Agriculture degree earned was a bachelor's degree, however, schools more commonly offer an associate's degree. The second most popular Agriculture degree that people get is an associate's degree. While a bachelor's degree is the likely degree choice, receiving an associate's degree degree isn't out of the question. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. With your goals in mind, look for the Agriculture degree that can match your flexibility and needs in addition to finding a school with the right opportunities for you to earn that degree.

Average cost of college for a Agriculture degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$2,900 Public In-State
$13,810 Private In-State
$6,067 Public Out-of-State
$13,810 Private Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$7,844 Public In-State
$27,887 Private In-State
$18,360 Public Out-of-State
$27,887 Private Out-of-State
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