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Agricultural Economics in New Mexico

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Agricultural Economics Schools in New Mexico

24 students earned Agricultural Business degrees in New Mexico in the 2018-2019 year.

An Agricultural Economics major is the 126th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Agricultural Economics Majors in New Mexico

Agricultural Business majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 21
Master’s Degree 2
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a agricultural business major is equally popular with women and men.

Agricultural Economics Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of agricultural business majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 37.5%
  • White: 41.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.3%
  • Other Races: 12.5%
Agricultural Economics Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Agricultural Economics Grads in New Mexico

12,250 people in the state and 2,210,520 in the nation are employed in jobs related to agricultural business.

Agricultural Economics Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Agricultural Economics Jobs in New Mexico

A typical salary for a agricultural business grad in the state is $43,190, compared to a typical salary of $55,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in New Mexico that offer agricultural business degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,289 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,867. Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,068 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $7,939. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
6,005 Total Students

In their early career, ENMU - Main Campus grads earn an average salary of $25,100. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Most students complete their degree in 4.68 years.

Agricultural Economics Careers in NM

Some of the careers agricultural business majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Economists 14% $84,730
Computer User Support Specialists 8% $39,970
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 2% $50,800
Farm Product Buyers and Purchasing Agents 0% $0
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Worker Supervisors 0% $40,140
Farmers, Ranchers, and Agricultural Managers -2% $0

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to agricultural business.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Animal Science 90
General Agriculture 31
Plant Sciences 28
Horticulture 16
Soil Sciences 4
Agricultural Public Services 3
Food Science Technology 1

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