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Ph.D. On Campus

Animal Science

South Dakota State University

36 months
Duration
648 USD/credit
648 USD/credit
337 USD/credit
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About

This Animal Science program at South Dakota State University is committed to providing graduate students with quality educational and research experiences and preparing them to meet the challenges of a competitive job market upon graduation.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Department of Animal Science offers graduate programs leading to the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Animal Science or the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Biological Sciences. Faculty and graduate students are actively involved in basic and/or applied research in the fields of nutrition, reproductive physiology, muscle biology, animal breeding, meat science and animal production.

This Animal Science program is offered at South Dakota State University

Areas of study

  • Animal Breeding
  • Meats
  • Muscle Biology
  • Reproductive Physiology
  • Ruminant Nutrition
  • Swine Nutrition

Programme Structure

Curriculum:

  • Ph.D. students are required to have two credits of a Graduate Seminar.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

60-90

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application must include the application fee, all post-secondary transcripts, degree certificates, and other materials as required by specific programs before processing of the application will begin. The Graduate School employs a rolling deadline, however, students should check with their program of interest for specific admission deadlines. 
  • Applicants for the Doctor of Philosophy degree, 60-credit plan, must have a Master’s degree. This degree must be awarded from an approved, accredited institution. In those cases where applicants do not have a Master’s degree, departmental requirements will apply, either requiring completion of a Master’s degree or permitting an individual to move directly into a doctoral program, 90-credit plan. Domestic, international or non-degree seeking students may submit an application online.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • In-State

    337 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 337 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Brookings

1085 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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