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Agriculture & Agriculture Operations at Virginia Tech

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. Also, learn how Virginia Tech ranks among other schools offering degrees in agriculture and agriculture operations.

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Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Degrees Available at Virginia Tech

  • Associate’s Degree in Agriculture & Agriculture Operations
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture & Agriculture Operations
  • Master’s Degree in Agriculture & Agriculture Operations
  • Doctorate Degree in Agriculture & Agriculture Operations

Virginia Tech Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Rankings

The bachelor's program at Virginia Tech was ranked #20 on College Factual's Best Schools for agriculture and agriculture operations list. It is also ranked #1 in Virginia.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 20
Most Popular Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations 22

Popularity of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations at Virginia Tech

During the 2017-2018 academic year, Virginia Tech handed out 286 bachelor's degrees in agriculture and agriculture operations. Due to this, the school was ranked #22 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 18% over the previous year when 243 degrees were handed out.

In 2018, 60 students received their master’s degree in agriculture and agriculture operations from Virginia Tech. This makes it the #18 most popular school for agriculture and agriculture operations master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 20 students received their doctoral degrees in agriculture and agriculture operations in 2018, making the school the #18 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Student Diversity at Virginia Tech

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the agriculture and agriculture operations majors at Virginia Tech.

Virginia Tech Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Associate’s Program

Of the 40 agriculture and agriculture operations students who graduated with a associate's degree in 2017-2018 from Virginia Tech, about 82% were men and 18% were women.

Virginia Tech Gender Breakdown of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Associate's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Virginia Tech with a associate's in agriculture and agriculture operations.

Ethnic Diversity of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Majors at Virginia Tech
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 13
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 27

Virginia Tech Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Bachelor’s Program

Of the 286 students who graduated with a Bachelor’s in agriculture and agriculture operations from Virginia Tech in 2018, 33% were men and 67% were women.

Virginia Tech Gender Breakdown of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of the students with this major are white. About 71% of 2018 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Virginia Tech with a bachelor's in agriculture and agriculture operations.

Ethnic Diversity of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Majors at Virginia Tech
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 8
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 10
White 204
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 59

Virginia Tech Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Master’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 33% of agriculture and agriculture operations master's degrees went to men and 67% went to women.

Virginia Tech Gender Breakdown of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Master's Degree Grads

The majority of the students with this major are white. About 73% of 2018 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Virginia Tech with a master's in agriculture and agriculture operations.

Ethnic Diversity of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Majors at Virginia Tech
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 44
Non-Resident Aliens 6
Other Races 7

Areas of Concentration for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations

Agriculture and Agriculture Operations students may decide to concentrate in one of the following focus areas. Individual focus areas may not be available for all degree levels.

Concentration Annual Graduates
Animal Science 175
Plant Sciences 61
Agricultural Economics & Business 52
Agricultural Production 40
General Agriculture 39
Food Science Technology 39

Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 2,116
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 534
Computer & Information Sciences 421
Natural Resources & Conservation 284
Physical Sciences 223

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