Students interested in pursuing the Animal Sciences program of The University of Maine should have undergraduate courses in mathematics, physics, organic chemistry, biochemistry, and quantitative analysis. Training in physiology and biochemistry is desirable for students interested in animal physiology, and some work in statistics is desirable for all graduate students.
Graduate students will take many of their formal graduate courses in supporting departments, depending upon their specific interests and fields of study.
Graduate students appointed to assistantships in Animal and Veterinary Sciences devote a minimum of half time to research or teaching activities. Complete research facilities are available, including laboratories and animal units, with opportunities for field tests.
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- Forage Science and Range Management
- Zoonoses and Animal Health
- Special Topics in Animal Science
- Graduate Seminar in Animal Science
- Graduate Research in Animal Science
- Graduate Thesis/Research
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Completed online application
- Three letters of recommendation
- Official transcript of all previous college or university work
- Official test scores
- $65 application fee
- Official English proficiency examination scores are required unless you have received a degree from an English-speaking institution
International45090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1503 USD per credit during 12 months.
National45090 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1503 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State13830 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 461 USD per credit during 12 months.
Living costs for Orono
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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