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Animal Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Animal Science involves study of the science and business of producing domestic livestock, such as beef and dairy cattle, swine,poultry, sheep and goats. An animal scientist applies principles of the biological, physical, and social sciences to the problems associated with livestock production, management, and welfare.

About

Animal Science is also concerned with human food (meat, milk, eggs, etc.) produced from domesticated livestock species. The food processing industry is one of the largest industries in the U.S. In addition, Animal Science includes aspects of companion animals (horses, dogs, cats, etc.), including their nutrition, care, and welfare.

Below is a list of jobs available for qualified Animal Science students:

  • Allied animal industries such as feed and equipment manufacturers, artificial breeding associations, pharmaceutical firms, meat processors, and food distributors employ animal scientists in various technical, managerial, administrative, public relations, and sales positions.
  • Breeding and livestock marketing organizations employ animal scientists as field representatives, managers, consultants, market forecasters, and public relations specialists.
  • Extension educators with animal sciences training find professional teaching positions as state and area livestock specialists and county agricultural agents.
  • Food processors, meat packers, and related industries seek persons with meat science background for positions in management, product and process development, purchasing, quality assurance, technical and consumer services, advertising, and sales.
  • Formal training in the basic animal sciences provides essential background for professional careers in veterinary medicine.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses inculde:
  • Animal Science
  • Equine Management
  • Pre-veterinary

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

For more information please check the programme`s website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    433 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 433 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    210 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 210 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Jonesboro

  • 770 - 1180 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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