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2021 Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Arizona

4 Colleges
506 Bachelor's Degrees
$30,574 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Natural Resources Conservation School for You

Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in ArizonaNatural Resources Conservation is the #28 most popular major in Arizona with 506 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 16,348 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 3.1% were from a college or university in the state.

This year's Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Arizona ranking analyzed 4 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in conservation. To us, 'best value' doesn't just mean the school with the lowest overall costs. We are more focused on conservation schools that offer a high quality education at a price lower that other schools of similar academic excellence.

To determine the average cost, we look at total expenses - such as tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses - and then subtract the average financial award a student receives. Knowing this amount can help you determine how much you may have to borrow in loans or take out of savings. Keep in mind that the net cost for you may be higher or lower, depending on your income and other factors.

More Ways to Rank Natural Resources Conservation Schools

The conservation 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 Value Conservation Schools.

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2021 Best Value Natural Resources Conservation Schools in Arizona

Check out the conservation programs at these schools if you want to get the best value for your money.

Best Value Conservation Schools in Arizona

Arizona State University - Tempe comes in at #1 in this year's ranking. Located in the city of Tempe, ASU - Tempe is a public school with a fairly large student population. ASU - Tempe did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Arizona list.

It takes about 4.3 years for the average student at ASU - Tempe to complete their degree, and it costs about $32,198 per year to attend the school. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from ASU - Tempe is $138,451. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

After completing their bachelor's degree, conservation graduates from ASU - Tempe carry an average student debtload of $19,606. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $206.

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Northern Arizona University comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. NAU is a fairly large public school located in the city of Flagstaff. NAU also took the #4 spot in our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Arizona rankings.

The average student at NAU graduates in less than 4.3 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $23,230. This makes the estimated cost of a bachelor’s degree from NAU be around $101,050. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

On average, conservation graduates from NAU take out $20,186 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $202.

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University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

University of Arizona landed the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value natural resources conservation schools. Arizona is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Tucson. Arizona not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #2 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Arizona list.

At Arizona, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.3 years, and the estimated yearly cost for the school is $36,634. This makes the estimated cost of a bachelor’s degree from Arizona be around $158,625. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

Conservation majors at Arizona take out an average of $20,556 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $221.

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Our rankings recognize Arizona State University - Skysong as the #4 school in this year's rankings. Located in the city of Scottsdale, ASU - Skysong is a public school with a very large student population. ASU - Skysong did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in Arizona list.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at ASU - Skysong is 4.4 years, and the estimated yearly cost for the school is $30,233. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from ASU - Skysong is about $133,025. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

Conservation majors at ASU - Skysong take out an average of $19,606 in student loans while working on their bachelor's degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $206.

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Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges in the Southwest Region

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State Degrees Awarded
Texas 781
Oklahoma 76
New Mexico 22

Natural Resources Conservation is one of 5 different types of Natural Resources & Conservation programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Forestry 28

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 4 schools only.

  • 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 Lynn Betts.

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