Undergraduate Majors and Minors

The study and integration of the science and management of animals.

Apply animal biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and other life sciences to the study of animal breeding, genetics, nutrition, physiology, growth, behavior, and management. Build your knowledge through a multitrack major, species-specific minors, and immersive, hands-on experiences stewarded by renowned faculty.


Animal Science Major

The Animal Science major is an exploration of livestock and companion animals that is geared toward careers in animal agriculture, science, government, academia, and  veterinary medicine. The major offers a Business and Animal Management Track for students planning to take the lead in animal related industries, and a Science Track for students with a more focused interest in specific animal science disciplines like nutrition, reproduction, and physiology. The Science Track is a great path for students who plan to continue on to veterinary or graduate school.

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