Queens, NY has nineteen agriculture schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the highest ranked school in this group with an agriculture program, has a total student population of 37,366. It is the 55th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New Jersey. To learn more about agriculture programs in Queens, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of agriculture professors at Rutgers University such as Anne Bellows, Sanj Bhuyan, David Drake, Tom Gianfagna, Barbara Goff, and Ann Gould.
Agriculture students from Queens 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.
Of the 19 agriculture schools with a 100-mile radius of Queens, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Delaware Valley College comes out as the most expensive ($24,579/yr) for agriculture students, with Mercer County Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,403/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Queens|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||1.5 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||3.8 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||4.6 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||7.9 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||8.7 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||9.3 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||9.7 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.2 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||11.2 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||11.8 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||12.5 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||14.0 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||18.8 miles|