CAES Snapshot

Size

18,026 acres; 798 buildings

Work Force

Tenure-track faculty and administration: 251
Public service faculty: 400 (356 agents)
Regular staff: 1,341
Temporary employees: 911

Total Employees: 2,903

FY18 Financial Summary*

$216.72 million (49.7% from state of Georgia)

  Instruction Research Extension
State $22.69 $45.11 $39.91
Federal - $6.01 $10.75
County - - $29.18
Sales $0.39 $6.67 $15.10
Sponsored** $0.69 $33.22 $6.87
Other - $0.04 $0.09
TOTAL $23.77 $91.05 $101.90

 

*In millions of dollars
**Reflects Awards

Departments

  • Agricultural and Applied Economics
  • Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication
  • Animal and Dairy Science
  • Crop and Soil Sciences
  • Entomology
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Horticulture
  • Plant Pathology
  • Poultry Science

Centers and Institutes

  • Center for Agribusiness and Economic Development
  • Center for Applied Genetic Technologies
  • Center for Food Safety
  • Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health
  • Center for Soybean Improvement
  • Food Product Innovation and Commercialization Center (FoodPIC)
  • Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture
  • Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics
  • Regenerative Bioscience Center

Student Enrollment

Fall Semester 2019
Undergraduate: 1,405; Graduate: 573
Total: 1,978

  • From Georgia: 76 percent
  • International: 10 percent
  • Female: 60 percent
  • African-American: 8.5 percent
  • All minority: 19 percent

Living CAES Alumni: 19,169

Academic Offerings

  • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (16 majors)
  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences (4 majors)
  • Double Dawgs programs (18 pathways)
  • Minors (18 fields)
  • Certificate Programs (7 undergraduate; 4 graduate)
  • Master's degrees (18 programs)
  • Doctoral degrees (14 programs)
  • Study abroad opportunities (18 programs)

Student Scholastic Achievement

98% in-state freshmen on Zell Miller or HOPE Scholarships.
75 students, including 12 freshmen, in UGA Honors Program.

Career Preparation

Of 13 UGA colleges awarding undergraduate degrees, CAES ranks:

  • 1st in percentage of graduates attending graduate/professional schools
  • 2nd in average starting salaries

For more information, visit students.caes.uga.edu.