Major and Minors

The Department of Animal Science at Penn State offers an undergraduate major and minor in Animal Sciences, as well as minors in Equine Science and Poultry and Avian Science.

Undergraduate Majors and Minors

Animal Science Major
If you're interested in the science or business of animal management, or are preparing for veterinary school, an Animal Science degree might be a good fit for you.
Animal Science Minor
The Animal Science minor is designed for students who wish to supplement their academic major with studies in animal science.
Equine Science Minor
The Equine Science Minor is designed for students who wish to supplement their academic major with studies in equine science.
Poultry and Avian Science Minor
The Poultry and Avian Science (PAS) Minor is designed for students who wish to supplement their academic major with studies focused on the biology, management, and diseases of various avian species with an emphasis on domestic fowl.