Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties. Committed to creating student success and making a difference in the communities it serves, NWCCD serves over 8,000 credit and non-credit students per year.
The Associate of Science in Animal Science is an agricultural degree that allows students to gain knowledge and experience in this multi-disciplinary field, including opportunities to focus on livestock production, equine science or pre-veterinary preparation. Students build upon a foundation of science with hands-on, practical animal science courses in their area of interest.
Animal Science Program Outcomes:
Design solutions to real-world agricultural issues using the scientific method
Analyze how governmental regulations apply to animal science
Assess feed nutrients and how they are necessary for the health, growth and development of livestock.
Evaluate various types of livestock and their nutritional and economic contributions nationally and globally.