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Plant Sciences Schools in Washington

55 Plant Sciences students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Plant Sciences major is the 171st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Plant Sciences Majors in Washington

Plant Sciences majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 24
Master’s Degree 21
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a plant sciences major is more popular with men than with women.

Plant Sciences Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of plant sciences majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.7%
  • White: 61.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 14.5%
  • Other Races: 7.3%
Plant Sciences Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Plant Sciences Grads in Washington

2,630 people in the state and 79,190 in the nation are employed in jobs related to plant sciences.

Plant Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Plant Sciences Jobs in Washington

A typical salary for a plant sciences grad in the state is $72,660, compared to a typical salary of $70,630 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Washington that offer plant sciences degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
31,607 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.45 years. 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.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
47,576 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,001. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 79% are considered full time. Most students complete their degree in 4.26 years.

Plant Sciences Careers in WA

Some of the careers plant sciences majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Animal Scientists 100% $0
Forestry & Conservation Science Professors 18% $103,980
Soil and Plant Scientists 12% $68,050
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Worker Supervisors 10% $53,150
Farmers, Ranchers, and Agricultural Managers 8% $79,880
Conservation Scientists 8% $57,680
Agricultural Sciences Professors 0% $88,800

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

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Horticulture 316
Agricultural Production 164
Animal Science 76
Agricultural Economics 36
General Agriculture 33
Food Science Technology 28
Agricultural Mechanization 23
Food Processing 7

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View Nationwide Plant Sciences Report

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