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Careers

Our graduates are growing the future. Your opportunity awaits.

The Sky's the Limit

Agriculture and the environment have never been more important to the future of our state, country and world. That’s why we’re focused on training the next generation of crop and soil scientists. 

Our graduates pursue meaningful careers that help feed a growing world population, address climate change and sustainable agriculture, and protect water resources and the environment.

The job possibilities in crop and soil sciences are abundant and diverse. And our degree programs will prepare you for whichever field you choose. So jump in — and jumpstart your career.

Careers in Crop and Soil Sciences

From agronomy to waste management, below you’ll find a wide variety of careers listed on AgExplorer that are available to you with a degree in Crop and Soil Sciences.

High-Demand Fields

Not sure which career path is for you? Consider one of the fields in Crop and Soil Sciences in which the demand is far outpacing the number of graduates: