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The Animal and Poultry Sciences curriculum allows students to tailor their education to their academic and career goals. Students combine an option and an emphasis based on their specific interests. 

The program offers three different options: 

Pre-vet option:

 Prepares students for post-graduate education such as veterinary, medical, pharmacy, and other professional schools.

Science option:

Designed for students whose interests include nutrition, physiology, genetics, behavior, biotechnology, food safety. 

Production-Business option:

For students interested in careers in production management, extension, agricultural education, agribusiness, feed and pharmaceutical sales.

 

Within each option, students select an emphasis, or species specialization: 

student-dog

Companion/Lab Animal

Water

Equine

Pig

Livestock

High and low growth chickens that are part of Paul Siegel's research since the 1950's

Backyard Chicken

Poultry