Animal Science

Explore the improvement of food quality, production and performance through selective breeding, good nutrition and sound management in animal science. The goal of modern animal agriculture is to produce quality products efficiently using humane animal production systems. Courses and independent research options cover animal nutrition, welfare, genetics and biotechnology, preparing you for various rewarding careers in animal production and health. Students have also taken this major as an entry point to the field of veterinary medicine. Also see B.Sc. Animal Biology. 

Sample Careers

  • Livestock nutritionist
  • Genetics consultant
  • Marketing coordinator
  • Sales representative

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