International Agriculture

2022 Best International Agriculture Schools

7 Colleges in the United States
159 International Ag Degrees Awarded
$28,400 Avg Early-Career Salary
You'll be studying one of the lesser sought-after majors if you pursue a degree in international agriculture. It is ranked #329 out of 368 major degree programs in terms of popularity. This may make is a little harder to find a school that is a good fit for you.

In 2022, College Factual analyzed 7 schools in order to identify the top ones for its Best International Agriculture Schools ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 159 degrees in international agriculture during the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Choosing a Great International Agriculture School

Best International Agriculture Schools The international ag program you select can have a big impact on your future. That's why we developed our collection of Best Schools for International Agriculture rankings. In order to come up with a best overall ranking for international agriculture schools, we combine our degree-level rankings, weighting them by the number of degrees awarded at each level.

In order to find the schools that are the best fit for you, you may want to filter to one of the degree levels below.

Pick Your International Agriculture Degree Level

The international ag school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best International Agriculture Schools. If you'd like to restrict your choices to just one part of the country, you can filter this list by location.

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If you want to learn more about how we derive our rankings, see College Factual's Methodology.

Best Schools for International Agriculture in the United States

The schools below may not offer all types of international ag degrees so you may want to filter by degree level first. However, they are great for the degree levels they do offer.

Top Schools in International Ag

#1

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY
Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In NY

Cornell University is a great decision for students interested in a degree in international agriculture. Located in the small city of Ithaca, Cornell is a private not-for-profit university with a fairly large student population. A Best Schools rank of #16 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Cornell is a great university overall.

There were roughly 30 international agriculture students who graduated with this degree at Cornell in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in international agriculture from Cornell University

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In CA
40 International Ag Degrees Awarded

It is difficult to beat University of California - Davis if you wish to pursue a degree in international agriculture. UC Davis is a very large public university located in the suburb of Davis. A Best Schools rank of #112 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means UC Davis is a great university overall.

There were roughly 40 international agriculture students who graduated with this degree at UC Davis in the most recent data year.

More information about a degree in international agriculture from University of California - Davis

Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type
52 International Ag Degrees Awarded

It's hard to beat Iowa State University if you want to pursue a degree in international agriculture. Iowa State is a fairly large public university located in the small city of Ames. A Best Schools rank of #146 out of 2,576 schools nationwide means Iowa State is a great university overall.

There were about 52 international agriculture students who graduated with this degree at Iowa State in the most recent year we have data available. Graduates who receive their degree from the international ag program make about $28,400 for their early career.

More information about a degree in international agriculture from Iowa State University

#4

Dordt University

Sioux Center, IA
Bachelor's Degree Highest Degree Type

Any student who is interested in international agriculture has to take a look at Dordt University. Dordt is a small private not-for-profit university located in the remote town of Sioux Center. This university ranks 12th out of 45 schools for overall quality in the state of Iowa.More information about a degree in international agriculture from Dordt University

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In ND

Located in the city of Fargo, North Dakota State University is a public university with a large student population. This university ranks 1st out of 14 colleges for overall quality in the state of North Dakota.

There were about 1 international agriculture students who graduated with this degree at North Dakota State University in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in international agriculture from North Dakota State University - Main Campus

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In OK

Located in the town of Stillwater, OSU is a public university with a fairly large student population. This university ranks 2nd out of 36 colleges for overall quality in the state of Oklahoma.

There were about 24 international agriculture students who graduated with this degree at OSU in the most recent year we have data available.

More information about a degree in international agriculture from Oklahoma State University - Main Campus

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
1st Most Popular In UT

USU is a fairly large public university located in the small city of Logan. This university ranks 8th out of 19 schools for overall quality in the state of Utah.

There were about 2 international agriculture students who graduated with this degree at USU in the most recent data year.

More information about a degree in international agriculture from Utah State University

International Agriculture by Region

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Region
Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Great Lakes

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International Agriculture is one of 16 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to International Ag

Related Major Annual Graduates
Animal Science 7,900
Agricultural Economics & Business 7,547
Veterinary/Animal Health Technologies/Technicians 4,816
General Agriculture 3,242
Plant Sciences 3,094
Agricultural Production 2,272
Food Science Technology 2,215
Horticulture 1,675
Agricultural Mechanization 877
Agricultural Public Services 811

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Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • 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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