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#1 Best College for Animal Physiology in the U.S.

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

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#2 Best College for Animal Physiology in the U.S.

University of California-San Diego
La Jolla, CA

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#3 Best College for Animal Physiology in the U.S.

The Master's University and Seminary
Santa Clarita, CA

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About Animal Physiology

A program that focuses on the scientific study of function, morphology, regulation, and intercellular communications and dynamics within vertebrate and invertebrate in animal species, with comparative applications to homo sapiens and its relatives and antecedents. Includes instruction in reproduction, growth, lactation, digestion, performance, behavioral adaptation, sensory perception, motor action, phylogenetics, biotic and abiotic function, membrane biology, and related aspects of biochemistry and biophysics.

While Animal Physiology offers degrees up to the Masters degree, the majority of students earn a Bachelors degree. Students study Animal Physiology all over the country, though the major at the Bachelors degree level sees the most graduates in Connecticut. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Animal Physiology is $35,600.

Popularity of Animal Physiology Degrees in the U.S.
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Some of the highest paying jobs for Animal Physiology majors include Biological Scientists, All Other, Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary and Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists. However, another thing to consider is how much demand there is for specific careers. Careers that are in high need that a degree in Animal Physiology can prepare you for are Natural Sciences Managers, Biological Scientists, All Other and Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary.

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Student Demographics

Total Students
Female Students
69 (60%)
Male Students
46 (40%)

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