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Horticulture Schools in South Dakota

In 2018-2019, 29 students earned their Horticulture degrees in SD.

A Horticulture major is the 91st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Horticulture Majors in South Dakota

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 23
Bachelor’s Degree 6

Gender Distribution

In South Dakota, a horticulture major is more popular with men than with women.

Horticulture Majors in SD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of horticulture majors in South Dakota is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.4%
  • White: 86.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 10.3%
Horticulture Majors in SD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Horticulture Grads in South Dakota

3,990 people in the state and 1,323,000 in the nation are employed in jobs related to horticulture.

Horticulture Jobs Nationwide vs. SD

Wages for Horticulture Jobs in South Dakota

A typical salary for a horticulture grad in the state is $46,950, compared to a typical salary of $51,280 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in South Dakota that offer horticulture degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,380 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 9.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
11,512 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 92% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $37,900 after graduation.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
46% Graduation Rate
1,049 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.11 years to graduate. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The 5.30% student loan default rate is lower than average.

Horticulture Careers in SD

Some of the careers horticulture majors go into include:

Job Title SD Job Growth SD Median Salary
Agricultural Sciences Professors 12% $80,310
Pesticide Applicators 11% $32,220
Retail Sales Supervisors 7% $43,190
Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Supervisors 6% $49,050

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

Major Annual Graduates in SD
Agricultural Economics 193
Animal Science 131
General Agriculture 73
Plant Sciences 67
Agricultural Mechanization 47
Agricultural Production 43
Agricultural Public Services 31
Food Science Technology 8

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