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Soil Sciences at University of Wisconsin - Madison

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Soil Sciences at University of Wisconsin - Madison

Soil Sciences is one of the majors in the agriculture & agriculture operations program at University of Wisconsin - Madison.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. In addition, we cover how UW - Madison ranks in comparison to other schools with soil sciences programs.

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Soil Sciences Degrees Available at UW - Madison

UW - Madison Soil Sciences Rankings

In College Factual's most recent rankings for the best schools for soil sciences majors, UW - Madison came in at #2. This puts it in the top 5% of the country in this field of study. It is also ranked #1 in Wisconsin.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Soil Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools 1
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 2
Best Soil Sciences Doctor’s Degree Schools 2
Best Soil Sciences Master’s Degree Schools 4
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 5
Most Popular Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 5
Most Focused Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 9
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 11
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 14
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 15
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 16
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Soil Sciences 19

Popularity of Soil Sciences at UW - Madison

During the 2019-2020 academic year, University of Wisconsin - Madison handed out 5 bachelor's degrees in soil sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #12 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 67% over the previous year when 3 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 5 students received their master’s degree in soil sciences from UW - Madison. This makes it the #7 most popular school for soil sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 2 students received their doctoral degrees in soil sciences in 2020, making the school the #8 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

UW - Madison Soil Sciences Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the soil sciences majors at University of Wisconsin - Madison.

UW - Madison Soil Sciences Bachelor’s Program

Of the 5 students who earned a bachelor's degree in Soil Sciences from UW - Madison in 2019-2020, 60% were men and 40% were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 60% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Wisconsin - Madison with a bachelor's in soil sciences.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 3
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 0

UW - Madison Soil Sciences Master’s Program

All of the 3 students who graduated with a Master’s in soil sciences from UW - Madison in 2020 were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 67% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Wisconsin - Madison with a master's in soil sciences.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 2
Non-Resident Aliens 1
Other Races 0

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Public Services 66
Animal Science 64
Agricultural Economics & Business 44
Food Science Technology 38
Plant Sciences 29

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