The minor in Animal Sciences is designed to provide students with a basic understanding and knowledge of a secondary subject matter area of their choice. Subject matter areas include animal production and management, nutrition, genetics, animal behavior, immunology, meat science/muscle biology, microbiology, reproductive physiology, and molecular biology.

To declare the minor, fill out the Statement of Intent to Pursue a Minor, and one of our advisors will approve it or respond with any questions or concerns they may have.

Please contact if you would like to meet with someone about declaring the minor.

Dog with student looking at petfood label.
Dairy cow being guided by a student.