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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Animal Science, B.S.

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Dr. Adel Moawad, Program Coordinator
478- 825-4611
161 Stallworth Research Building

The Animal Science Program is designed to prepare students in the basic and applied sciences including animal nutrition, reproduction, genetics, physiology; food microbiology, processing, and preservation; as well as molecular biology, ethology, and research methodology. Graduates of the Animal Science Program will be well prepared to pursue higher education studies in animal nutrition, physiology, molecular/reproductive biology, and food science or to be gainfully employed in private and public entities involved in production, processing, distribution and utilization of animal products. Animal Science courses are designated ANSC.

Program of Study for the B. S. Degree in Agriculture
Total Number of Degree Hours: 124

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

Fall Semester

14 Credit Hours

Spring Semester

12 Credit Hours


1 MILS sequence may be substituted.

A. Core Requirements

Area A: Essential Skills: 10 Credit Hours

Area B: Institutional Options: 4 Credit Hours

Area C: Humanities/Fine Arts: 6 Credit Hours

Area D: Science, Math and Technology: 10 Credit Hours

(A science course with a lab is required.)

Area F: Courses Related to the Program of Study: 18 Credit Hours

C. Institutional Requirements: 3 Credit Hours

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