NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
    Oct 16, 2019  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Animal Science AS

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study (Degree Requirements)

The Associate of Science in Animal Science is an agricultural degree that allows students to gain knowledge and experience in this multi-disciplinary field. Students build upon a foundation of science with hands-on, practical animal science courses in their area of interest.

Animal Science Program Outcomes:

  1. Design solutions to real-world agricultural issues using the scientific method
  2. Analyze how governmental regulations apply to animal science
  3. Assess feed nutrients and how they are necessary for the health, growth and development of livestock.
  4. Evaluate various types of livestock and their nutritional and economic contributions nationally and globally.


Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Total Credit Hours: 60

Program Electives:

Courses from prefixes of ACCT, AECL, AGEC, AGRI, ANSC, BIOL, CHEM, EQST, MOLB, REWM

or from PSYC 2040 Intro to Animal Behavior

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study (Degree Requirements)