As of 2015, the University of California-Davis and Cornell University top the U.S. News & World Report best college list for studying the agricultural sciences in the United States. Other highly rated agricultural colleges on this list include Harvard University, the University of Florida-Gainesville and the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
The University of California-Davis College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences offers students a wide range of majors, such as animal biology, plant sciences, and sustainable agriculture and food systems. Minors include animal sciences with focuses on aquaculture, dairy and livestock, and equine topics.
Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences presents students with a broad range of options, including biological and environmental engineering, food science, and nutritional sciences.