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Animal Science: Preveterinary/Preprofessional Science (Bachelor of Science)

Overview

This is the option for students most interested in the basic sciences who intend to enter veterinary, professional, or graduate school. It provides the necessary background in science as well as the opportunity for advanced study related to production and companion animals.

General Requirements

Curriculum

The following is a possible curriculum.

First Year
Course Credits
AGRI 001/AGRI 002 - Foundations 6
ASCI 001 - Introductory Animal Sciences 4
Biology 8
Inorganic Chemistry 8
Math through Calculus 6
Cultural Diversity Elective 3
General Electives 3
Total 36
Sophomore Year
Course Credits
ASCI 043 - Fundamentals of Nutrition 3
ASCI 110 - Animal Nutrit, Metab & Feeding 4
ASCI 141 - Anat&Physiol Domestic Animals 4
ENGS 001 - Written Expression 3
Organic Chemistry 8
Statistics 3
General Electives 3-9
Total 28-34
Junior Year
Course Credits
ASCI 117 - Horse Health and Disease 3
ASCI 122 - Animals in Soc/Animal Welfare 3
ASCI 281 - Animal Sciences Career Seminar 1
Microbiology 4
Physics 10
English Composition 3
General Electives 3-12
Total 27-36
Senior Year
Course Credits
ASCI 118 - Appl Animal Health 3
ASCI 154 - Dog Training and Behavior 3
ASCI 163 - Clinical Veterinary Medicine 3
ASCI 212 - Genetics & Breeding 3
ASCI 215 - Physiology of Reproduction 4
ASCI 216 - Endocrinology 3
Biochemistry 4
General Electives 6-12
Total 29-35

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