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

1 College
93 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,760 Avg Cost*

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

Best Natural Resources & Conservation Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in MississippiIn 2018-2019, 93 bachelor's degrees were awarded to natural resources and conservation students who went to a Mississippi college or university. This makes it the #24 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 21,077 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.4% were from a college or university in the state.

The schools that top this list are recognized because they have great natural resources and conservation programs and a strong support system for non-traditional students.

Some of the factors we look at when determining these rankings are overall quality of the natural resources and conservation program at the school, affordability, and non-traditional population. Check out our ranking methodology for more information.

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

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

#1

Mississippi State University

Mississippi State, MS

Mississippi State University has taken the #1 spot in this year's natural resources and conservation ranking for non-traditional students. Mississippi State is a very large public school located in the remote town of Mississippi State. Mississippi State not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Natural Resources & Conservation in Mississippi list.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 7.6%. Approximately 1,874 students take at least one class online at Mississippi State. About 3,265 of the students at Mississippi State are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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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
Florida 956
Virginia 539
Georgia 270
North Carolina 857
West Virginia 483
Tennessee 241
South Carolina 126
Alabama 252
Louisiana 187
Kentucky 166
Arkansas 117

Natural Resources & Conservation Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Forestry 95
Wildlife Management 67
Natural Resources Conservation 34

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Majors Similar to Natural Resources & Conservation

Related Major Annual Graduates
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 1,711
Engineering 1,397
Engineering Technologies 703
Computer & Information Sciences 630
Physical Sciences 469

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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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