Facts and Distinctions

May 08, 2013 admin

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Distinctions

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National Ranking

Agriculture and Forestry

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National Ranking

  • Agricultural sciences
  • Food science and nutrition
  • Agriculture/agronomy
  • Plant and animal science
  • Entomology
  • Soil science
  • Environment/ecology

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National Ranking

  • Agricultural economics
  • Agricultural engineering
  • Plant pathology

Facts

  • In 2015, UC Davis was ranked the No. 1 university in the world for teaching and research in the area of agriculture and forestry
  • The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences encompasses more than 2,300 acres devoted to agricultural teaching and research
  • The college has 330 faculty members
  • 5,300 undergraduate students in 29 majors (21 percent of UC Davis)
  • 1,000 graduate students in 45 graduate groups and programs (25 percent of UC Davis)
  • Managerial economics, human development, and animal science — three of the most popular ten majors on campus — are offered through the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
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