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

1 College
83 Bachelor's Degrees
$42,133 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in VermontAnimal Science is the #24 most popular major in Vermont with 83 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.3% 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 Vermont

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 Vermont

Burlington, VT

University of Vermont tops the 2021 list of our schools in Vermont that are best for non-traditional animal science students. UVM is a fairly large public school located in the city of Burlington. UVM not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Vermont list.

The student loan default rate at UVM is lower than is typical, just 2.5% of students default in three years. There are approximately 1,537 students at UVM that take at least one class online. 1,454 students are part time. UVM does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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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
Connecticut 79
Rhode Island 77
New Hampshire 18
Maine 28

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

Related Major Annual Graduates
Plant Sciences 26
Agricultural Production 21
Agricultural Economics & Business 13
General Agriculture 6
Animal Services 4

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Notes and References


*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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