12 months
Duration
996 USD/credit 29880 USD/year
996 USD/credit 29880 USD/year
341 USD/credit 10230 USD/year
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About

We offer a master degree in Animal Science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The Department of Animal Science offers graduate study emphasizing animal breeding and genetics, meat and poultry products, non-ruminant and ruminant nutrition, and physiology. 

Overview

Program Details

Analytical laboratories and animal facilities are available for graduate research. The department's contemporary facilities enhance basic and applied research capabilities for intensive large animal, poultry, and laboratory animal work. An extensive, federally inspected meat laboratory is available for meat and poultry research. This master degree in Animal Science is offered at University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 

In addition, the department maintains facilities 40 minutes away from Lincoln for research in all disciplines of beef and dairy cattle, sheep, and swine. Graduate programs conduct collaborative research at four university district research and extension centers and the USDA Meat Animal Research Center in Clay Center, Nebraska.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Processed Meats
  • Meat Technology
  • Meat Investigations
  • Feedlot Nutrition and Management
  • Advanced Animal Nutrition
  • Advanced Feeding and Feed Formulation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

GRE

Three recommendation letters

Personal Statement:  Your statement should include the following:

  • Overview of background/experiences;
  • Reasons for pursuing graduate study including personal and/or career ambitions;
  • Proposed major advisor(s) and reason(s) for interests in their program(s).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 341 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

926 - 1371 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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