Careers

Your dream career is out there. We can help you find it.

Opportunity Awaits

Animal science researchers in lab

It’s an exciting time to be in the field of animal science. Our graduates go on to have exciting, fulfilling careers working as veterinarians, biotechnologists, livestock buyers, sales representatives, marketing managers and more. And they are in high demand.

 

Career Opportunities in Animal Science

While many of our graduates pursue vet school or other professional degrees, they also have an abundance of career options. Our alumni find rewarding positions across all stages of domestic animal production, and in research, sales, service, business, and education.

Example Careers for Animal Science Graduates

Agribusiness manager Research biologist
Breed association representative Technician
Stable manager Federal meat inspector
Sales and service personnel Government agency official
Livestock buyer Marketing or public relations director
Quality control manager Extension specialist or agent
Companion animal manager Pharmaceutical or biotech firm employee