Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Agriculture & Agriculture Operations

Find Schools Near

2021 Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Missouri

5 Colleges
775 Bachelor's Degrees
$21,982 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in MissouriIn 2018-2019, 775 bachelor's degrees were awarded to agriculture and agriculture operations students who went to a Missouri college or university. This makes it the #14 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 3.7% of all the agriculture and agriculture operations bachelor's degrees in the country.

This year's Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Missouri ranking analyzed 5 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in agriculture and agriculture operations. Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent agriculture and agriculture operations programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the agriculture and agriculture operations program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. For more information, check out our ranking methodology.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Schools for Non-Traditional Students list, to help you choose the best school for you.

To further help you make the college decision, we've developed a unique tool called College Combat that allows you to compare schools based on the factors that matter the most to you. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.

2021 Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Missouri

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

Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Missouri - Columbia tops the 2021 list of our schools in Missouri that are best for non-traditional agriculture and agriculture operations students. Mizzou is a very large public school located in the medium-sized city of Columbia. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, Mizzou has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations in Missouri ranking.

The student loan default rate at Mizzou is lower than is typical, just 4.1% of students default in three years. Approximately 6,407 students take at least one class online at Mizzou. About 4,578 of the students at Mizzou are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

Read More…

Request Information

Our rankings recognize Northwest Missouri State University as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Northwest is a medium-sized public school located in the town of Maryville. Northwest also took the #2 spot in our Best Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations in Missouri rankings.

The student loan default rate at Northwest is lower than is typical, just 7.9% of students default in three years. There are approximately 1,516 students at Northwest that take at least one class online. About 1,477 of the students at Northwest are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

Read More…

Request Information
#3

Truman State University

Kirksville, MO

Truman State University comes in at #3 in this year's ranking. Truman State is a medium-sized public school located in the town of Kirksville. Truman State not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #3 on our Best Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations in Missouri list.

The student loan default rate at Truman State is lower than is typical, just 3.7% of students default in three years. 467 students at Truman State are exclusively online. About 829 of the students at Truman State are attending part time. Truman State does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

Read full report on Agriculture & Agriculture Operations at Truman State University

Request Information

Our rankings recognize Missouri State University - Springfield as the #4 school in this year's rankings. Missouri State is a very large public school located in the midsize city of Springfield. Missouri State also made our Best Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations in Missouri list, coming in at #4.

The student loan default rate at Missouri State is lower than is typical, just 5.6% of students default in three years. Approximately 6,703 students take at least one class online at Missouri State. 7,188 of Missouri State students are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

Read More…

Request Information

The #5 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Central Missouri. Located in the town of Warrensburg, UCM is a public school with a large student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at UCM, the school also landed the #5 rank in our Best Colleges for Agriculture & Agriculture Operations in Missouri ranking.

About 8.5% of UCM students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 3,195 students at UCM that take at least one class online. About 3,478 of the students at UCM are attending part time. UCM does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

Read full report on Agriculture & Agriculture Operations at University of Central Missouri

Request Information

Best for Non-Traditional Students Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Colleges in the Plains States Region

Explore all the Best Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Plains States Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Minnesota 325
Kansas 618
South Dakota 358
Iowa 849
Nebraska 469
North Dakota 294

Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 294
Animal Science 196
Plant Sciences 176
General Agriculture 158
Agricultural Mechanization 53

View All Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Related Majors >

Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 3,229
Computer & Information Sciences 3,024
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 2,673
Engineering Technologies 1,159
Physical Sciences 875

View All Agriculture & Agriculture Operations Related Majors >

Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 5 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.
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to W.carter.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Agriculture Schools

Find Schools Near You