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

1 College
152 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,495 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in IndianaIn 2018-2019, 152 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Indiana college or university. This makes it the #78 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 2.3% were from a college or university 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 Indiana

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

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students


Purdue University - Main Campus

West Lafayette, IN

Purdue University - Main Campus tops the 2021 list of our schools in Indiana that are best for non-traditional animal science students. Located in the small city of West Lafayette, Purdue is a public college with a fairly large student population. Purdue also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Indiana rankings.

The student loan default rate at Purdue is lower than is typical, just 2.3% of students default in three years. There are approximately 6,641 students at Purdue that take at least one class online. 6,079 students are 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 Great Lakes Region

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

State Degrees Awarded
Michigan 115
Ohio 203
Illinois 156
Wisconsin 286

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 228
General Agriculture 107
Agricultural Production 47
Food Science Technology 47
Agricultural Mechanization 35

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*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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