2021 Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New Mexico

1 College
79 Bachelor's Degrees
$24,597 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New MexicoIn 2018-2019, 79 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a New Mexico college or university. This makes it the #30 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.2% were from a college or university in the state.

The schools that top this list are recognized because they have great animal science programs and a strong support system for non-traditional students.

Some of the factors we look at when determining these rankings are overall quality of the animal science program at the school, affordability, and non-traditional population. Check out our ranking methodology for more information.

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2021 Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students in New Mexico

The following school tops our list of the Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students

New Mexico State University - Main Campus tops the 2021 list of our schools in New Mexico that are best for non-traditional animal science students. Located in the medium-sized suburb of Las Cruces, NMSU Main Campus is a public school with a large student population. NMSU Main Campus also made our Best Colleges for Animal Science in New Mexico list, coming in at #1.

There are approximately 4,521 students at NMSU Main Campus that take at least one class online. 3,156 of NMSU Main Campus students are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Southwest Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Southwest Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Texas 646
Oklahoma 247
Arizona 36

One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Animal Science has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
General Agriculture 31
Plant Sciences 28
Agricultural Economics & Business 24
Horticulture 9
Soil Sciences 4

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*Avg Cost is for the top school only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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