A general program that focuses on the scientific principles that underlie the breeding and husbandry of agricultural animals, and the production, processing, and distribution of agricultural animal products. Includes instruction in the animal sciences, animal husbandry and production, and agricultural and food products processing.
Of the 140 Animal Sciences, General degrees granted each year at the Doctors degree research scholarship level, men make up 46% percent and women make up 54% percent of the area of study. Did you know that Nebraska has more students being awarded a degree in Animal Sciences, General than any other state? In fact, Nebraska awarded 13 degrees last year! The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Animal Sciences, General is $35,800.
Kansas State University, North Carolina State University at Raleigh and Purdue University-Main Campus are three schools well-known for Animal Sciences, General programs. In fact, around 6 Kansas State University students are pursuing a Doctors degree research scholarship in Animal Sciences, General. Take a look at the college options in the table below.