University of Nevada College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources

Reno, NV

Founded in 1874

Motto: "Omnia Pro Patria" (All For Our Country)

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21,463

Students

88%

Acceptance Rate

$25,204 / $39,676

Tuition In-state / Out-of-state

Overview

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Agricultural science is one of the newest and most exciting fields at the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources. The major provides students with current professional training in the management agricultural systems found within Nevada. It also provides a strong foundation for a career in land-use management.

The agricultural science major is unique from those offered by other schools in that it combines several specialized fields of expertise. In addition to rangeland livestock production courses, students take much of their course work in a variety of disciplines, becoming knowledgeable in animal science, wildlife science, soils, botany, and ecology.

Agricultural Degrees Offered

  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Ecohydrology
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Forest Ecology and Management
  • Nutrition
  • Rangeland Ecology and Management
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife Ecology and Conservation
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Admissions

Total Enrollment: 21,463

Male Female Student Ratio: 47%/53%

Acceptance Rate: 88%

Applying

Application Fee: $60

Application Deadline: April 7

Target GPA: 3.1

Target SAT Score: 1230

Target ACT Score: 23

Tuition

In-State: $25,204

Out-of-State: $39,676

Room and Board: $5,700

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Religious Affiliation: non-denominational

Faculty/Student Ratio: 20/1