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2021 Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Georgia

3 Colleges
270 Bachelor's Degrees
$23,519 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation School for You

Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in GeorgiaWith 270 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, natural resources and conservation is the #26 most popular major in Georgia. This means that of the 21,077 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.3% were from a college or university in the state.

This year's Best Value Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Georgia ranking analyzed 3 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in natural resources and conservation. To us, 'best value' doesn't just mean the school with the lowest overall costs. Instead, we are looking at those natural resources and conservation schools that offer a high quality educational experience at a price lower than expected.

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. Depending on your income and other factors, the cost for you to attend a particular school may be more or less.

More Ways to Rank Natural Resources & Conservation Schools

The natural resources and 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 Natural Resources & Conservation Schools.

In addition to our rankings, you can take two colleges and compare them based on the criteria that matters most to you in our unique tool, College Combat. Test it out when you get a chance! You may also want to bookmark the link and share it with others who are trying to make the college decision.

2021 Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation Schools in Georgia

The colleges and universities below are the best for the money for natural resources and conservation majors.

Best Value Natural Resources & Conservation Schools in Georgia

#1

University of Georgia

Athens, GA

Our rankings recognize University of Georgia as the #1 school in this year's rankings. Located in the midsize city of Athens, UGA is a public school with a very large student population. UGA not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Georgia list.

It takes the average student at UGA about 4.3 years to graduate, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $31,505. Putting this cost and the average time to graduate together, we find that the average amount you’ll pay to get a bachelor’s degree from UGA is $134,211. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the distant town of Tifton, ABAC Tifton is a public school with a small student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at ABAC Tifton, the school also landed the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Georgia ranking.

It takes about 4.6 years for the average student at ABAC Tifton to complete their degree, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $15,936. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from ABAC Tifton is $73,624. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.

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University of North Georgia landed the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value natural resources and conservation schools. UNG is a large public school located in the distant town of Dahlonega. UNG also took the #3 spot in our Best Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Georgia rankings.

At UNG, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.5 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $23,115. This means that the average student pays around $104,249 to get a bachelor’s degree from UNG. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges in the Southeast Region

Explore all the Best Natural Resources & Conservation Schools in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Mississippi 93
Florida 956
Virginia 539
West Virginia 483
Tennessee 241
North Carolina 857
South Carolina 126
Alabama 252
Louisiana 187
Kentucky 166
Arkansas 117

Natural Resources & Conservation Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resources Conservation 162
Forestry 51
Wildlife Management 46
Natural Resource Management 11

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Majors Similar to Natural Resources & Conservation

Related Major Annual Graduates
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 3,742
Engineering 3,528
Computer & Information Sciences 3,192
Physical Sciences 902
Mathematics & Statistics 599

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 3 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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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