animal science degree ​

Animal Science Degree 

Watch the video below for a brief overview of our program:

The University of Findlay has one of the top animal science degree programs in the country. Students manage a variety of animals on a daily basis under the supervision of a barn manager and certified veterinarian at our 31,000-square-foot Dr. C. Richard Beckett Animal Science Building beginning in their first year.

Students start getting​ hands-on experience within their first year!

Our diverse animal science degree covers many facets of the animal industry through three unique emphasis areas:

Our experienced faculty train animal science students in the following areas:

  • Handling and managing animals
  • Owning and operating animal facilities
  • Gaining knowledge about the animal agriculture industry
  • Selecting from a variety of careers involving large and small animals

Our small, friendly campus has a culture of accessible instructors and staff. Our animal science degree offers learning experiences with most farm species including beef and dairy cattle, swine, sheep, goats, llamas and horses.

 
We offer a variety of learning formats, including classroom studies, live animal evaluations and demonstrations and field trials.
 

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