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

1 College
50 Bachelor's Degrees
$33,926 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in MontanaIn 2018-2019, 50 bachelor's degrees were awarded to animal science students who went to a Montana college or university. This makes it the #39 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 6,605 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 0.8% were from a college or university in the state.

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.

More Ways to Rank Animal Science Schools

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.

To further help you make the college decision, we've developed a unique tool called College Combat that allows you to compare schools based on the factors that matter the most to you. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.

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

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

Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students

Montana State University tops the 2021 list of our schools in Montana that are best for non-traditional animal science students. Located in the remote town of Bozeman, MSU Bozeman is a public school with a large student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at MSU Bozeman, the school also landed the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Montana ranking.

About 5.3% of MSU Bozeman students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. Approximately 1,235 students take at least one class online at MSU Bozeman. There are roughly 3,729 part time students in attendance at MSU Bozeman. MSU Bozeman does offer credit for military training for eligible students.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

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

State Degrees Awarded
Utah 87
Colorado 74
Idaho 71
Wyoming 57

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 48
Agricultural Economics & Business 48
Animal Services 42
Agricultural Mechanization 17
Food Science Technology 5

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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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