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

3 Colleges
286 Bachelor's Degrees
$26,371 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in WisconsinWith 286 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, animal science is the #36 most popular major in Wisconsin. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 4.3% of all the animal science bachelor's degrees in the country.

This year's Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Wisconsin ranking analyzed 3 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in animal science. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality animal science programs as well as strong support for students classified as non-traditional.

When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the animal science program at the school, affordability, and presence of non-traditional students. For more information, check out our ranking methodology.

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

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2021 Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Wisconsin

Check out the animal science programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for non-traditional students.

Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Wisconsin - Madison tops the 2021 list of our schools in Wisconsin that are best for non-traditional animal science students. UW - Madison is a very large public school located in the city of Madison. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, UW - Madison has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Wisconsin ranking.

About 1.3% of UW - Madison students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 6,424 students at UW - Madison that take at least one class online. About 4,418 of the students at UW - Madison are attending part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Wisconsin - River Falls. UW - River Falls is a moderately-sized public school located in the town of River Falls. UW - River Falls also took the #2 spot in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Wisconsin rankings.

The student loan default rate at UW - River Falls is lower than is typical, just 3.9% of students default in three years. There are approximately 1,867 students at UW - River Falls that take at least one class online. There are roughly 739 part time students in attendance at UW - River Falls. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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University of Wisconsin - Platteville earned the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings. UW - Platteville is a medium-sized public school located in the town of Platteville. UW - Platteville also made our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Wisconsin list, coming in at #3.

About 8.7% of UW - Platteville students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. 1,569 of UW - Platteville students are exclusively distance learners. There are roughly 1,946 part time students in attendance at UW - Platteville. 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 Schools 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
Indiana 152

One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Animal Science has other similar majors worth exploring.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 248
Plant Sciences 110
Agricultural Production 62
Food Science Technology 58
Agricultural Public Services 58

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 3 schools only.

References

  • 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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