2020 Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in the Southwest Region
Finding the Best Food Science Technology School for You
Out of all the majors we analyze each year, food science technology was ranked #149 in the country. In fact 1,363 bachelor's degrees were handed out in 2018-2019. Of those degrees, 22 went to students in the Southwest region of the United States. Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Highest Paid Food Science Tech Graduates list, to help you choose the best school for you.
For this year's Highest Paid Food Science Technology Graduates in the Southwest Region ranking, we looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in food science tech.
In this ranking, we use early career salaries - salaries 10 years from when a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.
How Much Do Food Science Technology Majors Make After Graduation?
The average food science technology major who graduates from a school in the Southwest Region earns about $41,700 per year during the early years of their career. That's right on par with the typical salary of a bachelor's degree holder with a degree from any field.
This salary is in the same ballpark as the national average of $41,155 for those students who obtain a bachelor's degree in food science tech.
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2020 Highest Paid Food Science Technology Grads in the Southwest Region
Best Schools for Highly Paid Food Science Tech Graduates in the Southwest Region
Texas Tech University earned the #1 spot in our 2020 rankings. Texas Tech is a very large public school located in the city of Lubbock.Request Information
The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Oklahoma State University - Main Campus. Oklahoma State is a fairly large public school located in the distant town of Stillwater.Request Information
Best Food Science Technology Colleges by State
Explore the best food science technology colleges for a specific state in the Southwest region.
Rankings in Majors Related to Food Science Tech
Food Science Technology is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.
Majors Similar to Food Science Tech
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Agricultural Economics & Business||1,110|
|Agricultural Public Services||245|
Notes and 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).
- Credit for the banner image above goes to Muhammad Irshad Ansari.
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