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#1

#1 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
University Park, PA

At Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus, the most popular majors students study are Finance, General, Information Science/Studies, Psychology, and General. In fact, Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus awards 449 degrees annually to Finance, General majors.At Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus, the most popular majors students study are Finance, General, Information Science/Studies, Psychology, and General. In fact, Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus awards 449 degrees annually to Finance, General majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,220–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$26,747

Median Starting Salary

$53,374

#2

#2 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

At the University of Florida, the most popular majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Psychology, General, Business Administration and Management, and General. In fact, the University of Florida grants 587 degrees per year to Biology/Biological Sciences, General majors.At the University of Florida, the most popular majors students pursue are Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Psychology, General, Business Administration and Management, and General. In fact, the University of Florida grants 587 degrees per year to Biology/Biological Sciences, General majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

23%

Annual Degrees Awarded

51

SAT Score

1,310–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$11,740

Median Starting Salary

$49,094

#3

#3 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

At The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.At The University of Tennessee-Knoxville, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management, Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse....view more

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$21,880

Median Starting Salary

$52,297

#4

#4 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

At Cornell University, the most popular majors students study are Computer Science, Labor and Industrial Relations, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General. In fact, Cornell University grants 457 degrees annually to Computer Science majors.At Cornell University, the most popular majors students study are Computer Science, Labor and Industrial Relations, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General. In fact, Cornell University grants 457 degrees annually to Computer Science majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

24

SAT Score

1,470–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$26,060

Median Starting Salary

$53,109

#5

#5 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Arkansas State University
Jonesboro, AR

Every year, Arkansas State University grants around 201 degrees to those majoring in General Studies, the institution’s most popular major. Other frequently pursued majors include Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Psychology, General, Business Administration and Management, and General.Every year, Arkansas State University grants around 201 degrees to those majoring in General Studies, the institution’s most popular major. Other frequently pursued majors include Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, Psychology, General, Business Administration and Management, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$12,011

Median Starting Salary

$51,578

#6

#6 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

Every year, the University of Missouri-Columbia awards around 627 degrees to those majoring in Business/Commerce, General, the institution’s most popular major. Other frequently pursued majors include Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General, Journalism, Psychology, and General.Every year, the University of Missouri-Columbia awards around 627 degrees to those majoring in Business/Commerce, General, the institution’s most popular major. Other frequently pursued majors include Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General, Journalism, Psychology, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

33

SAT Score

1,140–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$19,889

Median Starting Salary

$57,061

#7

#7 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Southeast Missouri State University
Cape Girardeau, MO

At Southeast Missouri State University, the most popular majors students pursue are General Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Psychology, and General. In fact, Southeast Missouri State University grants 118 degrees per year to General Studies majors.At Southeast Missouri State University, the most popular majors students pursue are General Studies, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Psychology, and General. In fact, Southeast Missouri State University grants 118 degrees per year to General Studies majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

940–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,519

Median Starting Salary

$53,899

#8

#8 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill
Cobleskill, NY

Each year, SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill awards about 65 degrees to students majoring in Animal Sciences, General, the school’s most popular major.Each year, SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill awards about 65 degrees to students majoring in Animal Sciences, General, the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

920–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$17,602

Median Starting Salary

$55,319

#9

#9 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Ohio State University-Main Campus
Columbus, OH

Annually, Ohio State University-Main Campus awards around 794 degrees to students majoring in Finance, General, which is the school’s most popular major.Annually, Ohio State University-Main Campus awards around 794 degrees to students majoring in Finance, General, which is the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

24

SAT Score

1,340–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$19,582

Median Starting Salary

$53,173

#10

#10 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Davis
Davis, CA

Every year, the University of California-Davis awards about 825 degrees to those studying Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, which is the institution’s most popular major.Every year, the University of California-Davis awards about 825 degrees to those studying Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, which is the institution’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

37%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,180–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$17,385

Median Starting Salary

$49,151

#11

#11 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Minnesota-Crookston
Crookston, MN

Every year, the University of Minnesota-Crookston awards around 55 degrees to students majoring in Accounting, the school’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Finance, General, Health/Health Care Administration/Management, Business Administration and Management, and General.Every year, the University of Minnesota-Crookston awards around 55 degrees to students majoring in Accounting, the school’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Finance, General, Health/Health Care Administration/Management, Business Administration and Management, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

9

SAT Score

1,010–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$12,894

Median Starting Salary

$54,554

#12

#12 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Baton Rouge, LA

At Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, the most popular majors students pursue are Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, and Mass Communication/Media Studies.At Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, the most popular majors students pursue are Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, and Mass Communication/Media Studies....view more

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,140–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,296

Median Starting Salary

$53,126

#13

#13 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Montana State University
Bozeman, MT

At Montana State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Business/Commerce, General, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, and Mechanical Engineering. In fact, Montana State University grants 289 degrees annually to Business/Commerce, General majors.At Montana State University, the most popular majors students pursue are Business/Commerce, General, Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse, and Mechanical Engineering. In fact, Montana State University grants 289 degrees annually to Business/Commerce, General majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$17,250

Median Starting Salary

$53,652

#14

#14 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Utah State University
Logan, UT

Every year, Utah State University awards around 391 degrees to students majoring in Economics, General, which is the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Communication Sciences and Disorders, General, Psychology, General, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, and Other.Every year, Utah State University awards around 391 degrees to students majoring in Economics, General, which is the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Communication Sciences and Disorders, General, Psychology, General, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, and Other....view more

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,050–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$14,577

Median Starting Salary

$52,611

#15

#15 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Maryland-College Park
College Park, MD

Every year, the University of Maryland-College Park grants around 945 degrees to students studying Computer Science, which is the institution’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Information Science/Studies, Psychology, and General.Every year, the University of Maryland-College Park grants around 945 degrees to students studying Computer Science, which is the institution’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Information Science/Studies, Psychology, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

1,360–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$16,210

Median Starting Salary

$52,713

#16

#16 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Delaware
Newark, DE

Each year, the University of Delaware awards about 212 degrees to those majoring in Finance, General, the school’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General.Each year, the University of Delaware awards about 212 degrees to those majoring in Finance, General, the school’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Research and Experimental Psychology, Other, Marketing/Marketing Management, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,200–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$18,044

Median Starting Salary

$61,417

#17

#17 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ

At Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the three most popular college majors students study are Computer and Information Sciences, General, Psychology, General, Finance, and General.At Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the three most popular college majors students study are Computer and Information Sciences, General, Psychology, General, Finance, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$17,535

Median Starting Salary

$50,477

#18

#18 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

At the University of California-Santa Cruz, the most popular majors students pursue are Computer Science, Psychology, General, and Business/Managerial Economics. In fact, the University of California-Santa Cruz awards 598 degrees annually to Computer Science majors.At the University of California-Santa Cruz, the most popular majors students pursue are Computer Science, Psychology, General, and Business/Managerial Economics. In fact, the University of California-Santa Cruz awards 598 degrees annually to Computer Science majors....view more

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,180–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$17,975

Median Starting Salary

$50,395

#19

#19 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Amherst, MA

Annually, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst awards around 469 degrees to those majoring in Psychology, General, the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Computer Science, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General.Annually, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst awards around 469 degrees to those majoring in Psychology, General, the school’s most popular major. Other popular majors include Computer Science, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$22,291

Median Starting Salary

$55,681

#20

#20 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

At the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, the most popular majors students pursue are Computer Science, Psychology, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General. In fact, the University of Minnesota Twin Cities awards 520 degrees per year to graduating Computer Science students.At the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, the most popular majors students pursue are Computer Science, Psychology, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, and General. In fact, the University of Minnesota Twin Cities awards 520 degrees per year to graduating Computer Science students....view more

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,290–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$16,018

Median Starting Salary

$55,456

#21

#21 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Every year, the University of Arizona awards around 440 degrees to students majoring in Psychology, General, which is the institution’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Physiology, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, and General.Every year, the University of Arizona awards around 440 degrees to students majoring in Psychology, General, which is the institution’s most popular major. Other often-pursued majors include Physiology, General, Speech Communication and Rhetoric, Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, and General....view more

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,110–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$17,075

Median Starting Salary

$51,909

#22

#22 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN

Every year, Middle Tennessee State University grants about 259 degrees to those majoring in Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, which is the school’s most popular major.Every year, Middle Tennessee State University grants about 259 degrees to those majoring in Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other, which is the school’s most popular major....view more

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

1,020–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$13,062

Median Starting Salary

$52,315

#23

#23 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

Dordt University
Sioux Center, IA

At Dordt University, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Elementary Education and Teaching, Mechanical Engineering, and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. In fact, Dordt University grants 27 degrees per year to graduating Elementary Education and Teaching students.At Dordt University, the three most popular college majors students pursue are Elementary Education and Teaching, Mechanical Engineering, and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. In fact, Dordt University grants 27 degrees per year to graduating Elementary Education and Teaching students....view more

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,070–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$27,375

Median Starting Salary

$59,348

#24

#24 Best College for Plant Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Mount Olive
Mount Olive, NC

At the University of Mount Olive, the three most popular college majors students study are Business Administration and Management, General, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, and Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.At the University of Mount Olive, the three most popular college majors students study are Business Administration and Management, General, Early Childhood Education and Teaching, and Criminal Justice/Safety Studies....view more

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

930–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$17,878

Median Starting Salary

$53,276

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About Plant Sciences, General

A general program that focuses on the scientific principles that underlie the breeding, cultivation, and production of agricultural plants, and the production, processing, and distribution of agricultural plant products. Includes instruction in the plant sciences, crop cultivation and production, and agricultural and food products processing.

For all the 634 degrees awarded in Plant Sciences, General per year, the majority of them are Bachelors degree. Out of the 470 students graduating with degrees at the Bachelors degree level across the US, 58% percent identify as men and 42% percent identify as women. While students at schools all over the country study Plant Sciences, General, Missouri has the most graduates. The average annual income for an undergraduate degree in Plant Sciences, General is $45,600.

Popularity of Plant Sciences, General Degrees in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Plant Sciences, General degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Careers

For Plant Sciences, General majors, some of the most in demand careers include Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers, Soil and Plant Scientists and First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers. Not only that, Plant Sciences, General graduates may land a high salary job, such as Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary or Farmers, Ranchers, and Other Agricultural Managers.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Plant Sciences, General majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
470
Female Students
196 (41%)
Male Students
274 (58%)

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