Greensboro, NC (population: 259,523) has one agriculture school within its city limits. North Carolina A & T State University has a total student population of 10,614. It is the 495th highest ranked school in the USA and the 18th highest in the state of North Carolina (#1 is Duke University). To learn more about agriculture programs in Greensboro, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of agriculture professors at North Carolina A & T State University such as Marihelen Glass, Tracy Hanner, Perry Howard, David Libby, and Geraldine Ray.
Agriculture students from Greensboro schools who go on to become agriculturalists, farmers, agricultural engineers, agricultural scientists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Farmers and ranchers make on average $42,710 per year and there are about 520 of them employed in the US today.
Greensboro lies in Guilford county, which is one of the 64 counties in North Carolina. Overall, the Greensboro-High Point area has 349,130 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $18.78/hr average worker wage, and a $39,060 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Carolina A & T State University ends up costing a student $5,860/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Greensboro|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||11.8 miles|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||23.2 miles|
|Chapel Hill||NC||53,800||1||88.0971||148||45.4 miles|