Teaching Excellence

The Department of Animal Science at North Carolina State University provides high-quality, relevant education and training for undergraduate and graduate students that addresses current and potential public concerns pertaining to animal agriculture and non-agricultural animal management in the state, the nation and the world.

Exploration Through Research

The Department of Animal Science at North Carolina State University develops new knowledge through research in selected areas to improve efficiency and sustainability of animal agriculture, biomedical science, and non-agricultural animal management; disseminates relevant research-based knowledge to a varied clientele for problem solving.