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Animal Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Abilene, TX, United States
Animal Science from Abilene Christian University helps you prepare for a career in farm or ranch management or food production, or lay the foundation for veterinary school in the animal science program at ACU. 
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Overview

At Animal Science from Abilene Christian University you can gain further scientific and practical experience as you focus your studies in one of our concentrations.

Our program offers four tracks: Biotechnology and Research, Livestock Management, Pre-Veterinary Medicine and Health, Animal Industry and Business.

Careers

  • Food Product Development
  • Animal Nutritionist
  • Animal Welfare Specialist
  • Livestock Manager
  • Research Farm Manager
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Public Relations
  • Laboratory Animal Manager
  • Inspector

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Companion Animal Management
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Genetics
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Horses and Horsemanship
  • Animal Breeding
  • Animal Biotechnology

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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.

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General Requirements

  • Complete an Application for Admission. There is a $50 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Send your official high school and/or college transcript(s) 
  • Standardized Test Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Abilene

  • 932 - 1730 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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