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Animal Science


College: College of Agriculture, Engineering & Technology


The minor in Animal Sciences is designed to provide students with a basic understanding and knowledge of a discipline/subject matter area of their choice. Subject matter areas include animal production and management, nutrition, genetics, animal behavior, immunology, meat science/muscle biology, microbiology, reproductive physiology, and molecular biology.

Minor Requirements

A minimum of 18 credit hours with a minimum GPA of 2.25 or a grade of at least a “C” for each course.

Please consult with your advisor if you plan on pursuing a minor in Animal Science.