About 77.7 percent of the 229 degrees and certificates handed out by the Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute in 2017-18 were to students in agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Wooster conferred 172 associate's degrees and 6 certificates in agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences programs.
But the single most popular program was for a associate's degree in general animal sciences. Data shows the school gave out 30 associate's degrees in general animal sciences, followed by 28 associate's degrees in "other" agricultural business and management and 18 associate's degrees in agronomy and crop science.
The university enrolled 707 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Agricultural Business and Management, Other
Agricultural Power Machinery Operation
Agronomy and Crop Science
Agricultural Business and Management, General
Animal/Livestock Husbandry and Production
Agricultural and Food Products Processing
Greenhouse Operations and Management
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Turf and Turfgrass Management
Agricultural and Extension Education Services
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Natural Resources and Conservation total
Agricultural Teacher Education
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total