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2021 Best General Agriculture Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Far Western US Region

2 Colleges
297 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,703 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best General Agriculture Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best General Agriculture Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Far Western US RegionOut of all the majors we analyze each year, general agriculture was ranked #125 in the country. In fact 2,377 bachelor's degrees were handed out in 2018-2019. Of those degrees, 297 went to students in the Far Western US region of the United States.

This year's Best General Agriculture Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Far Western US Region ranking analyzed 2 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in agriculture. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality general agriculture programs as well as strong support for students classified as non-traditional.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the general agriculture program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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2021 Best General Agriculture Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Far Western US Region

The following schools top our list of the Best General Agriculture Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Best General Agriculture Schools for Non-Traditional Students

#1

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR

Oregon State University tops the 2021 list of our schools in the Far Western US Region that are best for non-traditional general agriculture students. Located in the small city of Corvallis, Oregon State is a public college with a very large student population. Oregon State also made our Best Colleges for General Agriculture in the Far Western US Region list, coming in at #1.

About 3.9% of Oregon State students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 6,917 students at Oregon State that take at least one class online. 8,853 of Oregon State students are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Our rankings recognize University of Hawaii at Hilo as the #2 school in this year's rankings. UH Hilo is a small public school located in the town of Hilo. UH Hilo did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #2 on our Best Colleges for General Agriculture in the Far Western US Region list.

The student loan default rate at UH Hilo is lower than is typical, just 6.1% of students default in three years. There are approximately 809 students at UH Hilo that take at least one class online. There are roughly 762 part time students in attendance at UH Hilo. UH Hilo does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students General Agriculture Colleges by State

Explore the best for non-traditional students general agriculture colleges for a specific state in the Far Western US region.

State Degrees Awarded
California 146
Washington 0
Oregon 107
Nevada 14
Hawaii 30

General Agriculture is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 932
Agricultural Economics & Business 821
Agricultural Production 636
Food Science Technology 416
Plant Sciences 377

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 2 schools 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).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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