Why major in animal science at Missouri State?
Receive close guidance and support
Your faculty have connections to the animal industry. They also care about your success. You’ll receive up-to-date training and education along with valuable job leads.
Gain excellent experience
Preview the animal industry for yourself. You can try cattle ranching, horse training, take field trips and do other service-learning activities while in school.
Design your degree for your needs
As an animal science major, you can pick nearly one-third of your classes. Whatever you want to focus on – the science of animal care or the business/recreation side – you can have a degree that matches your career goals.
Whether you’re a traditional freshman, transfer student or want to add a minor, our program can meet your needs.
Have bigger goals? Go for a master’s degree.
With accelerated options, you can start on a master’s degree as you finish your bachelor’s degree in animal science.