School Name

School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

Department Name

Main Content

Animal Science

The animal science option prepares students for admission to graduate and veterinary schools. It also prepares individuals for professional employment as meat inspectors, laboratory technicians, extension agents and production animal agriculturists.  Junior and senior level students take courses in the physiology of reproduction, quality assurance of meat products, animal nutrition, poultry production, livestock production and other animal sciences related courses. Preveterinary science students take additional courses that meet the specific admission requirements for veterinary colleges of their choice.

For more information, view the Animal Science curriculum.