Concentration Areas

 

Earn a B.S. in Animal Science by taking 87 credit hours of required courses and 34 credit hours in one of the following three concentration areas:

 

Veterinary Bioscience

Courses required:

3…..Additional Animal Science Discipline course

3…..MA 121, Elements of Calculus or MA 131, Calculus for Life and Mgt Sciences (MA 141 also
accepted)

3…..CH 201, Chemistry – A Quantitative
Science
1…..CH 202, Quantitative Chem Lab
3…..CH 221, Organic Chemistry I
1…..CH 222, Organic Chemistry I Lab
3…..CH 223, Organic Chemistry II
1…..CH 224, Organic Chemistry II Lab

4…..PY 211, College Physics I
4…..PY 212, College Physics II

3…..MB 351, General Microbiology
1…..MB 352, General Microbiology Lab or MB 354, Inquiry-Guided Microbiology Lab

4…..BCH 351, General Biochemistry or
BCH 451, Principles of Biochemistry

34     Total credits for concentration

 

Science

Courses required:

3…..Additional Animal Science Discipline
course

3…..MA 121, Elements of Calculus or MA 131, Calculus for Life and Mgt Sciences (MA 141 also
accepted)

3…..CH 201, Chemistry – A Quantitative
Science
1…..CH 202, Quantitative Chem Lab
3…..CH 221, Organic Chemistry I
1…..CH 222, Organic Chemistry I Lab
3…..CH 223, Organic Chemistry II
1…..CH 224, Organic Chemistry II Lab

4…..PY 211, College Physics I or PY 131, Conceptual Physics & lab

3…..MB 351, General Microbiology or MB
360 Scientific Inquiry in Microbiology

9…..CALS Group A, B, or C elective

 

34 Total credits for concentration

 

Industry/ Business

Courses required

3…..Additional Animal Science
Management course

3…..MA 114, Intro to Finite Math with Applications or MA 121 or MA 131 (MA 141 also accepted)

4…..CH 220, Introductory Organic
Chemistry & lab or CH 221 &
CH 222, Organic Chemistry I & lab

4…..PY 131, Conceptual Physics & lab or
PY 211, College Physics I

3…..Business Management or Marketing elective

6…..Economics or Business elective

11….CALS Group A, B, or C elective

Consider the Ag Business Minor

 

34     Total credits for concentration