Animal Science Minor

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Learning the animal industry

An animal science minor integrates business concepts with a technical education in animal production, care, nutrition and breeding. You can follow your passion with the animal science minor by tailoring it to your specific interests, including dairy, breeding, horses or animal physiology, through the elective courses.

An animal science minor is an excellent option if you are interested in working with or raising animals for either recreational or economic purposes.

Minor requirements

To complete a 20-hour minor in animal science, you should complete the following courses:

Animal Science

Bachelor of Science
  1. AGS 101(4), 311(3)
  2. additional hours from other courses in Animal Science to total at least 20 hours.

Adding a minor

To add a minor, please visit the Academic Advisement Center in University Hall 109. You may need to receive a signature from the dean of the College of Agriculture to authorize the addition of an animal science minor.