Poultry Science, M.Sc. | Mississippi State University | Starkville, United States
12 months
Duration
25294 USD/year
25294 USD/year
9248 USD/year
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About

The Poultry Science program at the Mississippi State University offers the Master of Science degree in Agriculture with a concentration in Poultry Science and the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Agricultural Sciences with a concentration in Poultry Science.

Overview

Key Features

Students interested in the Master of Science degree may choose a thesis or non-thesis option. Students interested in the poultry science graduate degree programs should contact Dr. Kelley Wamsley, graduate coordinator.

A comprehensive examination is required. The thesis director and graduate committee will determine specific course requirements for the student’s program. Before the end of the first semester of graduate work, the student of the Poultry Science program at the Mississippi State University must establish his or her graduate committee, complete the necessary paperwork, and gain the faculty members’ consent to participate on the committee. Once the student’s research plan has been established, the student is required to present his/her research plan to the faculty in the form of a departmental seminar.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Management of Commercial Layers
  • Avian Reproduction
  • Broiler Production
  • Poultry Nutrition
  • Feed Manufacturing
  • Poultry Products Safety and Sanitation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission requirements for the M.S. in Agriculture degree with a concentration in Poultry Science are the same as those listed in the General Requirements of the Graduate School in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) except that any request for Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test scores is dependent upon the faculty member who will serve as the thesis director (major professor) but the GRE score is not a Department of Poultry Science requirement.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Selection of a potential major professor from the departmental graduate faculty
  • A statement of purpose that describes their academic and professional goals as well as how their prior academic and professional experiences have prepared them for the Accelerated Program and graduate study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25294 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25294 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25294 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25294 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9248 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Starkville

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

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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