2021 Best Animal Science Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in South Dakota
Finding the Best Animal Science Schools for Non-Traditional Students
With 115 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, animal science is the #13 most popular major in South Dakota. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.7% of all the animal science bachelor's degrees in the country.
Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent animal science programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.
To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the animal science program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.
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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 School for Non-Traditional Students in South Dakota
Best Animal Science School for Non-Traditional Students
South Dakota State University has taken the #1 spot in this year's animal science ranking for non-traditional students. Located in the town of Brookings, South Dakota State is a public school with a fairly large student population. South Dakota State not only placed well in our non-traditional rankings. It is also #1 on our Best Colleges for Animal Science in South Dakota list.
The school has a low student loan default rate of 4.2%. There are approximately 2,992 students at South Dakota State that take at least one class online. 3,377 students are part time. South Dakota State does offer credit for military training for eligible students.Request Information
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.
Animal Science Related Non-Traditional Student Rankings by Major
Animal Science is one of 13 different types of Agriculture & Agriculture Operations programs to choose from.
Majors Similar to Animal Science
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|Agricultural Economics & Business||181|
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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