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Animal Production

Career Opportunities

Our top-ranked academic specialization in Animal Production launches exciting careers in livestock production and management; marketing, sales or public relations in the agribusiness industry.

Graduates work directly with beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine or horses and may further their scientific interests with a rewarding career in research and veterinary medicine. They may also pursue higher education with post graduate training in animal research, teaching, veterinary medicine and biotechnology.

Students enter fields such as:

  • Livestock production and management
  • Marketing / Sales / Public relations
  • Research
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Higher education