Animal Science Degrees

BS Animal Science

A four-year degree in animal science prepares students for animal-related careers in zoos, stables, farms, pet shops and kennels, dude ranches, year-round camps, or research settings. Those planning to move on to Veterinary Medicine need to take the additional chemistry and physics classes that most vet schools require.

Students may choose an area of emphasis from the following or develop a personalized program in consultation with their advisor to meet specific career goals:

Pre-Veterinary Medicine


Equine Science


A degree in Animal Science from Andrews University prepares you to choose from a wide variety of employment opportunities:

  • Veterinarian
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Dairy Producer
  • Sheep Rancher/Farmer
  • Gamer Farm Manager
  • Professional Horse Trainer
  • Riding Instructor
  • Reproduction Specialist
  • Nutrition Specialist
  • Equine Dentist
  • University Professor/Educator
  • Peace Corp Worker/Food Security
  • Interpreter at Zoological Parks, Nature Centers, Animal Theme Parks
  • Animal Scientist
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