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2021 Best Value Colleges for Animal Science in Ohio

2 Colleges
203 Bachelor's Degrees
$31,243 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Animal Science School for You

Best Value Colleges for Animal Science in OhioAnimal Science is the #76 most popular major in Ohio with 203 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 3.1% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

For this year's Best Value Colleges for Animal Science in Ohio ranking, we looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in animal science. Note that the phrase 'best value' does not mean the absolute lowest-priced. For this ranking, we are identifying those animal science schools that provide their students with a hiqh quality education at a price that is lower than other colleges and universities of the same caliber.

Average cost figures start with estimating tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses. We then subtract the average amount of financial aid that a student receives. You can use this as a gauge to estimate how much you may need to pay out of pocket to cover costs when financial aid isn't enough. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Value Animal Science Schools list, to help you choose the best school for you.

To further help you make the college decision, we've developed a unique tool called College Combat that allows you to compare schools based on the factors that matter the most to you. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.

2021 Best Value Animal Science Schools in Ohio

The colleges and universities below are the best for the money for animal science majors.

Best Value Animal Science Schools in Ohio

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to The University of Findlay. Findlay is a small private not-for-profit school located in the town of Findlay. Findlay did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #2 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Ohio list.

It takes about 4.2 years for the average student at Findlay to complete their degree, and it costs about $28,213 per year to attend the school. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the Findlay is $117,366. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

After completing their bachelor's degree, animal science graduates from Findlay carry an average student debtload of $25,110. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $270, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Ohio State University - Main Campus. Located in the large city of Columbus, Ohio State is a public school with a fairly large student population. Ohio State not only placed well in our value rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Ohio list.

It takes about 4.3 years for the average student at Ohio State to complete their degree, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $34,273. This means that the average student pays around $148,402 to get a bachelor’s degree from Ohio State. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.

The average amount in student loans that animal science majors at Ohio State take out while working on their bachelor's is $21,541. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $234.

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Best Animal Science Colleges in the Great Lakes Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Colleges in the Great Lakes Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Michigan 115
Illinois 156
Indiana 152
Wisconsin 286

Animal Science is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Animal Science

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 165
Other Agriculture 70
Animal Services 56
Plant Sciences 42
Food Science Technology 26

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Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 2 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Billy Hathorn.

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