2021 Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New Jersey

1 College
106 Bachelor's Degrees
$33,258 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New JerseyWith 106 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, animal science is the #66 most popular major in New Jersey. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.6% of all the animal science bachelor's degrees in the country.

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 School for Non-Traditional Students in New Jersey

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

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students

Rutgers University - New Brunswick tops the 2021 list of our schools in New Jersey that are best for non-traditional animal science students. Located in the city of New Brunswick, Rutgers New Brunswick is a public college with a fairly large student population. Rutgers New Brunswick not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in New Jersey list.

The school has a low student loan default rate of 3.8%. There are approximately 10,368 students at Rutgers New Brunswick that take at least one class online. 7,501 of Rutgers New Brunswick students are attending part time. Rutgers New Brunswick does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

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

State Degrees Awarded
New York 170
Pennsylvania 173
Maryland 72
Delaware 17

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Food Science Technology 53
Animal Services 34
Plant Sciences 30
Agricultural Economics & Business 11
General Agriculture 11

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Notes and References

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*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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