Animal and Rangeland Science, M.Sc. | University of Nevada, Reno | Reno, United States
12 months
21592 USD/year
21592 USD/year
5500 USD/year
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An essential criterion for admission to the Animal and Rangeland Science master's program from University of Nevada, Reno is the agreement of a GPARS graduate faculty member to serve as a student's advisor. 


Prospective students must correspond with potential advisors early in the application procedure as no students are accepted in the absence of the agreement by a faculty member to serve as advisor. 


Animal and Rangeland Science Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from University of Nevada, Reno offer graduate study of animal science and the ecology, management and restoration of rangeland and ecosystems. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Animal Nutrition
  • Genetics
  • Health
  • Livestock Production
  • Meat Industry and Food Safety
  • Physiology
  • Reproduction
  • Welfare
  • Rangeland Ecology & Management:
  • Ecology
  • Grazing Management
  • Hydrology
  • Invasive Species Ecology and Remote Sensing
  • Landscape Ecology
  • Livestock and Wildlife Interactions
  • Restoration Ecology
  • Riparian Ecosystems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH
  • Thesis option includes 30 units
  • Non-Thesis option includes 32 units


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent from a regionally accredited institution
  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from every institution attended for a complete history of your education
  • Official GRE or GMAT test scores from an exam taken within the past 5 years (exam requirement and recommended scores are determined by individual programs)
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation, per program-specific requirements (your recommenders will be notified by email after you complete your online application)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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