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General Agriculture Schools in New Mexico

31 students earned Agriculture degrees in New Mexico in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, General Agriculture is the 112th most popular major out of a total 236 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Agriculture Majors in New Mexico

Agriculture majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 27
Master’s Degree 4

Gender Distribution

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

General Agriculture Majors in NM Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 29.0%
  • White: 61.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.7%
General Agriculture Majors in NM Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Agriculture Grads in New Mexico

70 people in the state and 41,680 in the nation are employed in jobs related to agriculture.

General Agriculture Jobs Nationwide vs. NM

Wages for General Agriculture Jobs in New Mexico

A typical salary for a agriculture grad in the state is $57,840, compared to a typical salary of $70,630 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in New Mexico that offer agriculture degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

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

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.79 years to complete their degree at NMSU Main Campus.

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

The average student takes 4.68 years to complete their degree at ENMU - Main Campus. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,100 a year. A typical student attending ENMU - Main Campus will pay a net price of $10,325.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,256 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $25,100 after graduation. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,029. The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,327 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $24,800 after graduation. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 51%.

General Agriculture Careers in NM

Some of the careers agriculture majors go into include:

Job Title NM Job Growth NM Median Salary
Food Scientists and Technologists 7% $0
Soil and Plant Scientists 0% $61,610

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

Major Annual Graduates in NM
Animal Science 90
Plant Sciences 28
Agricultural Economics 24
Horticulture 16
Soil Sciences 4
Agricultural Public Services 3
Food Science Technology 1

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