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
- Muscle Biology
- Reproductive Physiology
- Ruminant Nutrition
- Swine Nutrition
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- Ph.D. students are required to have two credits of a Graduate Seminar.
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesNatural Sciences Animal Sciences View 12 other Masters in Animal Sciences in United States
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- 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.
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International648 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 36 months.
National648 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 36 months.
In-State337 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 337 USD per credit during 36 months.
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