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

1 College
72 Bachelor's Degrees
$38,990 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in MarylandAnimal Science is the #80 most popular major in Maryland with 72 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that 1.1% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent animal science programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the animal science program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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

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

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students

University of Maryland - College Park tops the 2021 list of our schools in Maryland that are best for non-traditional animal science students. UMCP is a fairly large public school located in the suburb of College Park. UMCP also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Maryland rankings.

About 2.3% of UMCP students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. There are approximately 4,138 students at UMCP that take at least one class online. 4,597 of UMCP students 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 Middle Atlantic Region

Explore all the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Middle Atlantic Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
New York 170
Pennsylvania 173
New Jersey 106
Delaware 17

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
Food Science Technology 67
Agricultural Economics & Business 56
Plant Sciences 26
General Agriculture 25
Horticulture 10

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top school 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.
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Billy Hathorn.

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