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

2 Colleges
128 Bachelor's Degrees
$25,068 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in MinnesotaWith 128 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, animal science is the #61 most popular major in Minnesota. This means that 1.9% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

This year's Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in Minnesota ranking looked at 2 colleges that offer a bachelor's in animal science. 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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As a non-traditional student, you have a lot to consider when it comes to choosing an education. That's why we've developed rankings specifically for you. Check out more major-related rankings here..

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2021 Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students in Minnesota

Check out the animal science programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for non-traditional students.

Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities has taken the #1 spot in this year's animal science ranking for non-traditional students. UMN Twin Cities is a fairly large public school located in the city of Minneapolis. UMN Twin Cities also made our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Minnesota list, coming in at #1.

The student loan default rate at UMN Twin Cities is lower than is typical, just 2.2% of students default in three years. There are approximately 13,571 students at UMN Twin Cities that take at least one class online. 10,971 of UMN Twin Cities students are attending part time. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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The #2 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of Minnesota - Crookston. UMN Crookston is a small public school located in the town of Crookston. As a testament to the quality of education offered at UMN Crookston, the school also landed the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Animal Science in Minnesota ranking.

About 5.3% of UMN Crookston students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. 1,060 students at UMN Crookston are exclusively online. 1,604 students are part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Animal Science Colleges in the Plains States Region

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

State Degrees Awarded
Missouri 178
Iowa 239
Kansas 204
Nebraska 102
South Dakota 115
North Dakota 46

Animal Science is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Agricultural Economics & Business 116
Plant Sciences 92
Food Science Technology 46
Horticulture 36
Agricultural Production 19

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 2 schools 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.

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