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2021 Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Connecticut

1 College
195 Bachelor's Degrees
$39,140 Avg Cost*

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

Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in ConnecticutIn 2018-2019, 195 bachelor's degrees were awarded to natural resources and conservation students who went to a Connecticut college or university. This makes it the #23 most popular major in the state. This means that 0.9% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent natural resources and conservation programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the natural resources and conservation program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Natural Resources & Conservation Schools for Non-Traditional Students list to help you make the college decision.

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2021 Best Natural Resources & Conservation School for Non-Traditional Students in Connecticut

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

University of Connecticut has taken the #1 spot in this year's natural resources and conservation ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the large suburb of Storrs, UCONN is a public college with a fairly large student population. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, UCONN has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Connecticut ranking.

About 2.3% of UCONN students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. Approximately 2,844 students take at least one class online at UCONN. There are roughly 3,231 part time students in attendance at UCONN.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges in the New England Region

Explore all the Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the New England Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Vermont 350
Maine 391
Rhode Island 148
Massachusetts 806
New Hampshire 420

Natural Resources & Conservation Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Natural Resources Conservation 264
Natural Resource Management 130
Forestry 41

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 2,325
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 2,043
Computer & Information Sciences 957
Mathematics & Statistics 899
Physical Sciences 680

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*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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