As a student in CALS, you'll be recognized as among the most highly engaged, future leaders in our society.
Top employers and prestigious graduate and professional schools seek CALS graduates: according to a recent U.S. Census Bureau release, students that graduate within fields offered in CALS can anticipate having among the five highest paying degrees. With an average starting salary of $51,220, these graduates can earn $2.6 million in lifetime earnings, over $800,000 more than other college graduates. CALS offers a full suite of services and resources for you to explore career and research possibilities in more than 17 disciplines - from soil science to nutrition to fashion retailing - and discover your strengths while developing skills to make you successful throughout your career. If you know you like STEM, but aren't sure yet what you want to do, you can always start out as a CALS undeclared major and sample everything that interests you. Our graduates are recognized as among the most highly engaged, competitive future leaders in our society.