University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois Sesquicentennial College of ACES
ACES Animal Sciences
Give to Animal Sciences

Future Students


An animal sciences degree prepares you for a wide variety of careers ranging from molecular biology to animal welfare - fulfilling careers that signify the growing importance of animal agriculture to society as a whole. Rewarding career opportunities are available in business, industry, government, education, and research.

Discover some of the amazing careers our alumni have achieved with their animal sciences degree.


State-of-the-art research facilities take you “out of the lecture” and allow you to apply classroom knowledge in realistic settings on the university farms.