Poultry science majors study histology, nutrition, genetics, processing, business, marketing and management for the poultry industry. There are a variety of employers seeing out poultry science majors for numerous careers in this exciting and relevant field. This major even has 100 percent job placement.
Avian biology provides training in basic and applied sciences with a strong foundation in general biology and chemistry. Graduates may work in the poultry industry, or with companion or game birds. This coursework prepares graduates for professional programs and graduate school.
Students can take a variety of courses that range across human, animal, plant, cellular, molecular, and general biology, as well as genetics, biochemistry, chemistry and ecology. Graduates are prepared for graduate or professional programs and a variety of research careers.
Animal health is designed specifically for pre-vet majors. It includes all of the pre-requisite courses required for admission to vet school, as well as animal and poultry science courses.