2021 Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Washington

1 College
69 Bachelor's Degrees
$29,249 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in WashingtonIn 2018-2019, 69 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Washington college or university. This makes it the #95 most popular major in the state. This means that 1.0% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

The schools that top this list are recognized because they have great animal science programs and a strong support system for non-traditional students.

Some of the factors we look at when determining these rankings are overall quality of the animal science program at the school, affordability, and non-traditional population. Check out our ranking methodology for more information.

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2021 Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students in Washington

The following school tops our list of the Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students

Washington State University tops the 2021 list of our schools in Washington that are best for non-traditional animal science students. Located in the distant town of Pullman, Wazzu is a public college with a very large student population. Wazzu also made our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Washington list, coming in at #1.

The student loan default rate at Wazzu is lower than is typical, just 4.1% of students default in three years. 3,345 of Wazzu students are exclusively distance learners. About 4,795 of the students at Wazzu are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Far Western US Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in the Far Western US Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
California 726
Oregon 75
Hawaii 19

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Production 132
Horticulture 64
Plant Sciences 55
Agricultural Economics & Business 34
General Agriculture 29

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Notes and References


*Avg Cost is for the top school 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).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
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