Animal Science

The Animal Science Major encompasses studies of livestock, including dairy, swine, beef, poultry and diversified livestock.

You may also complete a Pre-Vet Concentration in this program.

This major enables you to gain an understanding of the scientific disciplines of animal science including physiology, genetics, biochemistry, nutrition, and behavior. You also learn how to integrate and apply these concepts to solve problems in animal production systems.

Graduates with this major find opportunities in a wide range of agri-business industries, government agencies and primary agriculture.