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Agricultural Economics Schools in Washington

36 students earned Agricultural Business degrees in Washington in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Agricultural Economics is the 184th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Agricultural Economics Majors in Washington

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 28
Bachelor’s Degree 6
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 1
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a agricultural business major is more popular with men than with women.

Agricultural Economics Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.1%
  • White: 69.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.8%
  • Other Races: 16.7%
Agricultural Economics Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Agricultural Economics Grads in Washington

There are 53,030 people in the state and 2,210,520 people in the nation working in agricultural business jobs.

Agricultural Economics Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Agricultural Economics Jobs in Washington

Agricultural Business grads earn an average of $62,180 in the state and $55,050 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in Washington that offer agricultural business degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,860 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 83% of students receive it. In their early career, Walla Walla Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,700. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,456 Total Students

A typical student attending YVC will pay a net price of $8,293. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Graduates earn an average $26,300 after graduation.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,375 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,046. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. Graduates earn an average $26,600 after graduation.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,478 Total Students

90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $40,600 a year. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,768.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,034 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 66% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending CBC will pay a net price of $8,515.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,444 Total Students

A typical student attending WVC will pay a net price of $6,605. Graduates earn an average $25,900 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Agricultural Economics Careers in WA

Some of the careers agricultural business majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Computer User Support Specialists 35% $56,650
Farm and Home Management Advisors 20% $55,720
Economists 20% $91,940
Agricultural Products Graders and Sorters 17% $25,470
Farm Product Buyers and Purchasing Agents 16% $0
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 13% $61,130
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Worker Supervisors 10% $53,150
Farmers, Ranchers, and Agricultural Managers 8% $79,880
Agricultural Sciences Professors 0% $88,800

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Horticulture 316
Agricultural Production 164
Animal Science 76
Plant Sciences 55
General Agriculture 33
Food Science Technology 28
Agricultural Mechanization 23
Food Processing 7

View all majors related to Agricultural Economics

View Nationwide Agricultural Economics Report

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