Graduate Certificates in Plant Sciences
Education Levels of Plant Sciences Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 46 students earned their graduate certificate in plant sciences. This earns it the #147 spot on the list of the most popular graduate certificate programs in the nation.
The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in plant sciences at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Plant Sciences Majors With Graduate Certificates
More men than women pursue graduate certificates in plant sciences. About 73.9% of graduates in this field are male.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of plant sciences graduate certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
Most Popular Plant Sciences Programs for Graduate Certificates
There are 7 colleges that offer a graduate certificate in plant sciences. Learn more about the most popular 7 below:
Iowa State University tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for plant sciences majors who are seeking their graduate certificate. Each year, around 34,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $8,042 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,758 per year.
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 42 people received their graduate certificate in plant sciences from Iowa State. Of these students, 26% were women and 10% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.
University of Florida is the 2nd most popular school in the nation for students seeking a graduate certificate in plant sciences. Each year, around 52,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $4,477 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $10,770 per year.
The plant sciences program at University of Florida awarded 3 graduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year.
South Dakota State University comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering graduate certificates in plant sciences. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,697 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,083 per year.
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 1 people received their graduate certificate in plant sciences from South Dakota State.
Explore Major by State
Below are some popular majors that are similar to plant sciences that offer graduate certificates.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Food Science Technology||11|
*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
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