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Soil Sciences Schools in Oregon

12 students earned Soil Sciences degrees in Oregon in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Soil Sciences is the 210th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Soil Sciences Majors in Oregon

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 8
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3
Associate’s Degree 1

Gender Distribution

In Oregon, a soil sciences major is more popular with women than with men.

Soil Sciences Majors in OR Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of soil sciences majors in Oregon is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 25.0%
  • White: 58.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.3%
  • Other Races: 8.3%
Soil Sciences Majors in OR Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Soil Sciences Grads in Oregon

900 people in the state and 45,850 in the nation are employed in jobs related to soil sciences.

Soil Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. OR

Wages for Soil Sciences Jobs in Oregon

Soil Sciences grads earn an average of $69,210 in the state and $81,150 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
30,986 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 77%. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The average student takes 4.58 years to complete their degree at Oregon State.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,866 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1. In their early career, Treasure Valley Community College grads earn an average salary of $23,700. The full-time teacher rate is 27%.

Soil Sciences Careers in OR

Some of the careers soil sciences majors go into include:

Job Title OR Job Growth OR Median Salary
Soil and Plant Scientists 17% $70,430
Microbiologists 9% $59,160
Agricultural Sciences Professors 7% $81,170

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

Major Annual Graduates in OR
Plant Sciences 127
General Agriculture 119
Animal Science 88
Agricultural Economics 77
Agricultural Production 74
Food Science Technology 73
Horticulture 57
Agricultural Mechanization 3

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