Nội dung khóa học "Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Animal Science)"
About this course

What will I learn?

The animal science curriculum is designed to provide a broad opportunity to study animal physiology, nutrition, genetics, behaviour and welfare across a range of large and small domestic animal species. The program is designed around an option to follow a Production and Management focus or a Research focus in semesters 5-8 with additional flexibility to allow for a semester of study abroad.

Explore the improvement of food quality, production and performance through selective breeding, good nutrition and sound management in Animal Science. The goal of modern animal agriculture is to produce quality products efficiently using humane animal production systems. Courses and independent research options cover animal nutrition, welfare, genetics and biotechnology, preparing you for various rewarding careers in animal production and health.

Sample Careers

Livestock nutritionist

Life science professional

Marketing coordinator

Vet pharmaceutical sales representative

Which department am I in?

Ontario Agricultural College

Study options

Full Time(8 semesters)

Tuition fees
CAD$24,299.86 (US$ 18,356) per year
CAN $12,149.93 per each semester (Fall, Winter and Summer)
Start date

6 January 2020

Venue

University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East,

Guelph,

Ontario (ON),

N1G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

The secondary school graduation certificate which would admit a student to an internationally recognized university in his or her home country is normally acceptable for admission to the University of Guelph.

English Proficiency Requirements

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6

Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL) - Minimum overall band score of 70

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-based: minimum total score of 89 with no individual scaled score less than 21

Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - Minimum overall score of 85 and a minimum composition score of 83. In addition, you must present a minimum score on the oral test of three (3)

Pearson Test of English (PTE) - Minimum score of 60 and no score less than 60 for any individual component

Advanced Level of the English Language Certificate Program - Successful completion of the University of Guelph, Open Learning Advanced Level of the English Language Certificate Program (Levels 9 and 10).

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Confederation College
  • Canadore College
  • Fleming College