2021 Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Virginia
Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students
Animal Science is the #72 most popular major in Virginia with 154 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 2.3% 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.
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 Virginia
Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students
Virginia Tech has taken the #1 spot in this year's animal science ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the city of Blacksburg, Virginia Tech is a public college with a fairly large student population. Virginia Tech did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Virginia list.
The student loan default rate at Virginia Tech is lower than is typical, just 1.6% of students default in three years. Approximately 8,844 students take at least one class online at Virginia Tech. 2,711 of Virginia Tech students are attending part time.Request Information
Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Southeast Region
Explore all the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Southeast Area or other specific states within that region.
Non-Traditional Student Rankings in Majors Related to Animal Science
One of 13 majors within the Agriculture & Agriculture Operations area of study, Animal Science has other similar majors worth exploring.
Most Popular Related Majors
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Agricultural Economics & Business||44|
|Food Science Technology||42|
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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More about our data sources and methodologies.