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2021 Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in West Virginia

1 College
313 Bachelor's Degrees
$41,100 Avg Salary

Finding the Best Natural Resources Conservation Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in West VirginiaIn 2018-2019, 313 bachelor's degrees were awarded to natural resources conservation students who went to a West Virginia 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 1.9% of all the conservation bachelor's degrees in the country.

This ranking identifies schools with high-quality natural resources conservation 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 natural resources conservation program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

One Size Does Not Fit All

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 Conservation Schools for Non-Traditional Students.

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2021 Best Natural Resources Conservation School for Non-Traditional Students in West Virginia

The following school tops our list of the Best Natural Resources Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Best Natural Resources Conservation School for Non-Traditional Students

American Public University System tops the 2021 list of our schools in West Virginia that are best for non-traditional natural resources conservation students. Located in the town of Charles Town, American Military University is a private for-profit school with a very large student population. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, American Military University has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Natural Resources Conservation in West Virginia ranking.

There are approximately 46,088 students at American Military University and they are all exclusively distance learners. 43,358 of American Military University students are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Natural Resources Conservation Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Natural Resources Conservation Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Georgia 162
Florida 730
Tennessee 91
North Carolina 732
Virginia 363
South Carolina 103
Alabama 173
Kentucky 109
Arkansas 68
Louisiana 78
Mississippi 9

One of 5 majors within the Natural Resources & Conservation area of study, Natural Resources Conservation has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Wildlife Management 81
Forestry 75
Natural Resource Management 71

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*Avg Cost is for the top school 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 Lynn Betts.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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