UW-Platteville has many opportunities for students looking for extra income, especially Dining Services and Campus Programming and Relations.
Students who want to earn money while gaining valuable hands-on experience can visit the second floor of Pioneer Tower for a look at the many off-campus employment opportunities.
Employment After Graduation
Graduates of the School of Agriculture have well over a 95 percent employment rate. Students find jobs in a wide variety of industries with a great many companies (examples below), many of whom take the time to bring representives to the UW-Platteville Career Fair held every semester.
- Vita Plus - New position (Formulation Specialist)
- Accelerated Genetics
- Select Sires
- Case IH
- Badgerland Financial
- Mound City Bank
A powerful resource for current and prospective students looking at how they can be involved in agriculture is WhyAg.com, which houses a massive list of ag-related job categories, as well as a list of companies that consistently hire our graduates.
Students can also browse the 2012/2013 Agriculture Salary Survey of Recent Graduates. This annual survey gives comprehensive salary figures as well as a list of companies for a wide variety of agriculture majors.