Our faculty conduct cutting-edge research that has widespread implications for both traditional and emerging agriculture, along with animal and human health.
The Department of Animal Sciences at The Ohio State University focuses on advancing animal sciences for the betterment of animals and humans through:
- Outreach endeavors
It is the leading provider of animal science education and outreach in the state of Ohio.
A strategic alliances was formed with:
- The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
- The Department of Human Nutrition in the College of Education and Human Ecology,
- The Animal Welfare Science Centre in Australia
- Other universities and institutions both in the United States and abroad
- Nutrition and microbiology
- Breeding, genetics, and reproduction
- Growth, development, and meat science
- Mammary biology and milk quality
- Animal behavior and health/well-being
- Waste management and biofuels
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesMicrobiology Animal Sciences View 40 other PhDs in Microbiology in United States
Submit documentation that demonstrates fulfillment of the following:
- A baccalaureate or professional degree (or equivalent foreign credential)
- A minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
- Prerequisite training that will enable you to pursue your program
- Standardized test score (GRE or GMAT)
International40605 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 40605 USD per year during 48 months.
National37238 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 37238 USD per year during 48 months.
In-State12522 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12522 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Columbus
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Fellowships, along with half-time and quarter-time graduate associateships, are available through the Department and University for outstanding graduate students. Information regarding various fellowships is distributed to qualified individuals approximately one month prior to the deadline for a pplication/nomination.
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