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#1

#1 Best College for Poultry Science in the U.S.

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

the University of Georgia is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$17,180

Median Starting Salary

$53,834

#2

#2 Best College for Poultry Science in the U.S.

University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR

the University of Arkansas is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$16,208

Median Starting Salary

$54,740

#3

#3 Best College for Poultry Science in the U.S.

Texas A&M University-College Station
College Station, TX

Texas A&M University-College Station is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,170–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$20,375

Median Starting Salary

$52,745

*The estimated net prices above are College Raptor’s estimate. Please contact the college financial aid office for actual net cost figures.

About Poultry Science

A program that focuses on the application of biological and chemical principles to the production and management of poultry animals and the production and handling of poultry products. Includes instruction in avian sciences, nutrition sciences, food science and technology, biochemistry, hatchery design, and related aspects of human and animal health and safety.

Students who are passionate about Poultry Science can study up to a Masters degree. Currently, 200 students are granted some level of degree in Poultry Science around the US each year. More students graduate with a degree in Poultry Science in Georgia than any other state. The average starting salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Poultry Science is $35,800.

Popularity of Poultry Science Degrees in the U.S.
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Careers

The highest paying job for Poultry Science majors is Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary. However, something else to think about is how much demand there is for specific positions. A job that is in high need that a degree in Poultry Science can prepare you for is Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers

These are the highest paying careers for Poultry Science majors.

Most In-Demand Careers

These are the careers in highest demand for Poultry Science majors.

Student Demographics

Total Students
18
Female Students
9 (50%)
Male Students
9 (50%)

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