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University of Wyoming

Department of Animal Science

Dept. 3684

1000 E University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2224

Fax: (307) 766-2355

Email: animalscience@uwyo.edu

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Animal Science

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Dept. of Animal Science

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Laramie, WY 82071

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Department of Animal Science

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Undergraduate Degree Options

  • Animal Biology
    This option within the major requires more complete and stringent basic sciences. Students may complete pre-medical requirements or other pre-professional allied health requirements while completing a B.S. degree that prepares them for alternate career choices. Selected courses provide opportunity for more complete exposure in both biological science and pathobiology. Possible alternatives to professional schools include graduate school admission or employment by the government or industry in research, promotion or sales.
  • Business Option
    Students desiring a strong background in business in addition to basic courses in animal and veterinary science should enroll in this option. Graduates will be qualified for careers in the livestock agribusiness industry.
  • Communication Option
    Students in this option obtain a basic education in animal and veterinary science and also acquire in-depth communication skills.
  • Equine Option
    This option provides a strong background in equine production and management. Students interested in equine should enroll in these option.
  • Pre-Veterinary Medicine
    This option is especially designed to prepare students for application to colleges of veterinary medicine. There is a strong emphasis on the biological, biomedical and physical sciences. This curriculum is also appropriate for students wishing to pursue graduate school opportunities, other professional school applications, or careers in many areas of agribusiness. A minimum of three years of formal course work is required before one can apply to a college of veterinary medicine. Students accepted before completion of their B.S. degree can transfer credits back to UW to complete their degree requirements. Wyoming does not have a college of veterinary medicine.
  • Production Option
    This option provides a strong background in livestock production and management.
  • Range Livestock Option
    This option emphasizes range livestock management and range resources.
  • Meat Science & Food Technology
    Students taking this option will have an excellent background for entering the meat industry.

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Mailing Address:

University of Wyoming

Department of Animal Science

Dept. 3684

1000 E University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2224

Fax: (307) 766-2355

Email: animalscience@uwyo.edu

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Physical Address:

Animal Science

AS/MB 101

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Shipping Address:

University of Wyoming

Dept. of Animal Science

16th & Gibbon

Laramie, WY 82071

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