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

1 College
79 Bachelor's Degrees
$39,140 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in ConnecticutAnimal Science is the #72 most popular major in Connecticut with 79 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.2% 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 Connecticut

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 Connecticut has taken the #1 spot in this year's animal science ranking for non-traditional students. UCONN is a fairly large public school located in the large suburb of Storrs. In addition to being on our best for non-traditional students list, UCONN has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Connecticut ranking.

The student loan default rate at UCONN is lower than is typical, just 2.3% of students default in three years. There are approximately 2,844 students at UCONN that take at least one class online. 3,231 students are part time.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the New England Region

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

State Degrees Awarded
Massachusetts 21
Rhode Island 77
New Hampshire 18
Maine 28
Vermont 83

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 59
Plant Sciences 30
Agricultural Production 16
General Agriculture 8
Animal Services 3

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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.
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