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Animal Science

Texas Tech University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
17530 USD/year
17530 USD/year
9350 USD/year
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About

The Department of Animal and Food Sciences is offering a Master in Animal Science at Texas Tech University.

Overview

The Department of Animal and Food Sciences offers a Master in Animal Science at Texas Tech University,non-thesis, 36-hour Master of Science degrees in animal science or food science with concentrations in:

  • livestock production (beef cattle, swine, sheep and goat, dairy cattle, equine, and poultry)
  • agricultural product processing (meats, food, or feeds emphasis), companion animal
  • feedlot management
  • ranch management.

An internship is required for these degrees. The non-thesis Master of Science degree is considered a terminal degree.

Master of Science in Animal Science students may pursue studies in topics including: animal breeding (physiology or genetics), livestock (ruminant or monogastric) or companion animal nutrition, animal behavior and welfare, growth and development, livestock production, animal health, companion animal science, equine science, equine-assisted therapy, or meat science. This degree requires a thesis in addition to at least 24 semester hours of coursework and 6 thesis hours.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Animal Science
  • Principles of Anatomy of Domestic Animals
  • Care and Management of Companion Animals
  • Principles of Physiology of Domestic Animals
  • Advanced Physiology of Animals
  • Animal Breeding and Genetics
  • Problems in Animal Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page*
    • GRE
    • Letter of Reference (3)
    • Written Sample (REQUIRED TOPIC)
    • Resume/CV

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      17530 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 17530 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • National

      17530 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 17530 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • In-State

      9350 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 9350 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

    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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