Research links student-school counselor ratios to better academic outcomes, such as improved attendance, fewer disciplinary incidents, and higher graduation rates.
Too often school counselors are not available to students of color and students from low-income families.
In the U.S., between 2020 - 2025, employment opportunities for college graduates annually seeking Food, Agriculture, Renewable Natural Resources and Environment (FARNRE) will remain strong (59,400). But graduates from these college programs are expected to be only 36,100 (only 61% of the employment opportunities).
An alarming lack of college graduates are planning to work in the agriculture sector, according to a survey by Land O'Lakes, Inc. We need a wake-up call.
According to a USDA December 9,, 2020 report, the outlook is promising for new graduates in agriculture.
These pathways produce many career opportunities AGCareers.com has identified many of these.