Careers and Outcomes

animal science careers

Navigating the animal industry

Because the animal science degree at Missouri State is a broad-based program, you can pursue careers in a variety of areas in the animal industry, from recreational to economic:

  • Animal breeding
  • Banking and lending (with an agriculture focus)
  • Cattle ranching
  • Feed and equipment sales
  • Food processing management
  • Horse training
  • Livestock sales
  • Pharmaceutical sales
  • Production farming
  • Quality control
  • Zoo animal management

Missouri State Career Center

To help you prepare and search for jobs, the Missouri State Career Center provides a database of current openings, tips for preparing your résumé and on-campus interview opportunities. The Career Center also compiles information about what you can do with an animal science degree.