Animal Science Major

Description: A general program that focuses on the scientific principles that underlie the breeding and husbandry of agricultural animals, and the production, processing, and distribution of agricultural animal products. Includes instruction in the animal sciences, animal husbandry and production, and agricultural and food products processing. Is Animal Science the right major for you?
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Animal Science Major

What Courses Do Animal Science Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Animal Science majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Plant Sciences
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