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Animal Science Schools in New Mexico

90 Animal Science students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

An Animal Science major is the 72nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Animal Science Majors in New Mexico

Animal Science majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 79
Master’s Degree 7
Associate’s Degree 2
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

In New Mexico, a animal science major is more popular with women than with men.

Animal Science Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of animal science majors in New Mexico is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 32.2%
  • White: 60.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.3%
  • Other Races: 4.4%
Animal Science Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Animal Science Grads in New Mexico

In this state, there are 250 people employed in jobs related to an animal science degree, compared to 47,930 nationwide.

Animal Science Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for Animal Science Jobs in New Mexico

In this state, animal science grads earn an average of $40,540. Nationwide, they make an average of $67,690.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

71 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
14,296 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,867. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. 99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
32% Graduation Rate
5,685 Total Students

In their early career, ENMU - Main Campus grads earn an average salary of $25,100. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 67%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
877 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $18,900 after graduation. Of all the students who attend this school, 76% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $7,939.

Animal Science Careers in NM

Some of the careers animal science majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
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 animal science.

Major Annual Graduates in NM
General Agriculture 31
Plant Sciences 28
Agricultural Economics 24
Horticulture 16
Soil Sciences 4
Agricultural Public Services 3
Food Science Technology 1

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