Agriculture College: List of Schools with Agriculture Degree Programs

Published Aug 11, 2009

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Graduating with an associate's degree in Agriculture prepares students for entry-level jobs in horticulture, farm mechanics or farm work. A bachelor's degree in general Agriculture prepares a graduate for jobs in production Agriculture and agribusiness. With a master's degree in Agriculture, a graduate is prepared to teach agricultural education. Oregon State University, Angelo State University and Arizona Western College are just three of many colleges that offer Agriculture degrees.

Details of an Agriculture Degree Program

Associate's Degree in Agriculture

An associate's degree in Agriculture gives a graduate a foundation in the ecological and biological characteristics of farming systems. Students learn about the difficulties that face world Agriculture, and the responsibility of farming and agribusiness.

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

A Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree gives a graduate broader exposure to the field of Agriculture. A Bachelor of Science in Agriculture teaches essential farm or ranch management.

Master of Science in Agriculture

A Master of Science in Agriculture degree prepares graduates to teach Agriculture. Graduates have the ability to run a successful agribusiness or group of farms.

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) With a Major in Agriculture

A Ph.D. in Agriculture prepares a graduate for research and work in biotechnology, animal management and agribusiness operations and management. Ph.D. programs teach areas of specialization, such as economics or business management.

School NameInstitution TypeEnrollmentMailing AddressPhone Number
Miami Dade College4-year Public54,094300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, Florida 33132-2297(305) 237-8888
Ohio State University-Main Campus4-year Public52,568190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus, Ohio 43210(614) 292-6446
University of Florida4-year Public51,725355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115(352) 392-3261
Arizona State University4-year Public51,481Tempe, Arizona 85287(480) 965-9011
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities4-year Public50,883100 Church Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0213(612) 625-5000
Texas A & M University4-year Public46,542College Station, Texas 77843(979) 845-3211
Michigan State University4-year Public46,045East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1046(517) 355-1855
Houston Community College System2-year, Public43,5183100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77266-7517(713) 718-2000
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus4-year, Public43,252201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589(814) 865-4700
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign4-year, Public42,326601 E John St, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711(217) 333-1000
University of Wisconsin-Madison4-year, Public41,563500 Lincoln Dr, Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1380(608) 262-1234
Northern Virginia Community College2-year, Public41,2664001 Wakefield Chapel Road, Annandale, Virginia 22003-3796(703) 323-3000
Purdue University-Main Campus4-year, Public40,534Hovde Hall of Administration, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2040(765) 494-4600
Tarrant County College District2-year, Public37,9481500 Houston St, Fort Worth, Texas 76102-6599(817) 515-5100
College of Southern Nevada4-year, Public37,7586375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164(702) 651-5000
University of Arizona4-year, Public37,2171401 E University, Tucson, Arizona 85721-0066(520) 621-2211
University of Maryland-College Park4-year, Public36,014College Park, Maryland 20742(301) 405-1000
University of California-Berkeley4-year, Public34,940Berkeley, California 94720(510) 62-6000
Rutgers University-New Brunswick4-year, Public34,80483 Somerset St, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1281(732) 932-1766
Temple University4-year, Public34,8041801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096(215) 204-7000
Brigham Young University4-year, Private not-for-profit34,174Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602(801) 422-4636
University of Georgia4-year, Public33,831Athens, Georgia 30602(706) 542-3000
American River College2-year, Public33,8214700 College Oak Dr, Sacramento, California 95841-4286(916) 484-8011
Valencia Community College2-year, Public32,870190 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801(407) 299-2187

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