Animal Sciences (multiple concentrations)
Animal sciences offers a sound education in science and prepares students for scientific careers in animal agriculture. Biotechnological industries seek animal science graduates, frequently offering unprecedented opportunities. In addition, students are prepared for graduate study in specialized fields of animal genetics, nutrition, physiology, food science, or management. Students interested in continuing to a professional school, such as dentistry, medicine, or veterinary medicine, find this program to provide excellent preparation.
- Animal Agribusiness
- Pre-veterinary Medicine
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Careers in Animal Sciences (multiple concentrations)
Students prepare for scientific phases of animal agriculture leading to careers in animal genetics, nutrition, growth and development, reproduction, and herd management. Graduates pursue careers such as animal nutrition consultant, breeding manager, and animal environmental specialist.
Transfer to Animal Sciences (multiple concentrations)
Purdue admits to individual majors. In addition to meeting overall Purdue transfer criteria, such as minimum high school course requirements, applicants must also meet major-specific requirements. The major-specific criteria for this program are listed below. Students who meet or exceed these are the most competitive candidates for admission. Before applying, review the closed programs page to confirm your desired major is open to transfer students for your desired entry term.
Minimum GPA: 2.5
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