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Animal Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Stephenville, TX, United States
The Animal Science program of Tarleton State University provides a strong basic foundation in animal science courses and places emphasis on courses based on the student's concentration choice. The program provides many hands-on learning opportunities to further develop the student's knowledge.
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Overview

Program Objectives

The Animal Science program of Tarleton State University strives to prepare students for life after graduation with:

  • Quality classroom instruction
  • Hands-on experience in livestock production units
  • Industry interaction through field trips, cooperative education, and internships

Career Opportunities

Obtaining a B.S. in Animal Science can lead to careers such as:
  • Breed Association Representative
  • Genetic Mating Service Specialist
  • Nutritional Consultant
  • Research Associate
  • Meat Inspector

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals
  • Sheep and Goat Production
  • Environmental Physiology of Farm Animals
  • Meat Processing and Merchandising
  • Sustainable Livestock Systems
  • Dairy Science

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    69

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    520

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • ApplyTexas application
  • A U.S. $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT or ACT test scores
  • Any other items requested by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions based on application answers
  • Proof of English fluency (scores cannot be more than 2 years old as of the first day of the term you are entering)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17448 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    17448 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17448 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7174 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7174 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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