(Leading to the Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Degree)
Animal Science deals with all phases of the livestock and dairy industry. Areas emphasized are nutrition, physiology, genetics, management technology, quality control and environmental regulations. Graduates enter careers in farm management, Extension Service, food quality control, governmental health agencies, farm credit institutions, and agricultural sales and management.
Students interested in attending veterinary school are encouraged to declare a veterinary school Career Track in order to receive additional advising and support, including but limited to guidance on meeting the pre-requisites of their desired professional program. The Animal & Pre-Veterinary Science major with a concentration in pre-veterinary science is the suggested major for students in the pre-veterinary Career Track .