In this program you will get hands-on training in a range of disciplines including basic and applied animal, biomedical, and bioenergy sciences. This degree can be completed in as little as two semesters. It is flexible and self-paced so that you can participate on a full or part-time basis.
A faculty advisor will help you select courses that support your independent studies project and strengthen your career opportunities. Areas of specialization include:
• Genetics, Genomics, and Bioinformatics
• Immunophysiology and Behavior
• Meat Science and Muscle Biology
• Production and Environmental Management
• Reproductive Biology
Our graduates have a competitive edge in the job market and secure higher-level jobs and increased salaries because of their advanced knowledge, experience, and skillset. Other graduates strengthen their application to professional degree programs such as veterinary medicine.
Research & Teaching Projects
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Animal Sciences Faculty
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