University of Vermont

2008-09 Online Catalogue

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

Overview

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

General Requirements

Specific Requirements

No description available

Curriculum

The following is a possible curriculum.

First Year
Course Credits
CALS 001/CALS 002 - Foundations 6
ASCI 001 - Introductory Animal Sciences 4
BCOR 012 4
Inorganic Chemistry 8
Math 3
Cultural Diversity Elective 3
General Electives 3
Total 31
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
BCOR 011 4
Statistics 3
General Electives 3-6
Total 32-35
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
Physical Education 2
Cultural Diversity 3
General Electives 3-6
Total 29-35
Senior Year
Course Credits
ASCI 118 - Appl Animal Health 3
ASCI 154 - Dog Training and Behavior 3
ASCI 263 or 264 - Clinical Veterinary Medicine 3
Genetics 3
ASCI 215 - Physiology of Reproduction 4
ASCI 216 - Endocrinology 3
Biochemistry 4
General Electives 6-12
Total 29-35

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