Curriculum in Animal Sciences - Muscle Foods Option

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ANSC 1100 Orientation to Animal Sciences1ANSC 1000 Introduction to Animal Sciences4
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology3BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology3
BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory1BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory1
CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3CHEM 1040 Fundamental Chemistry II3
CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1CHEM 1041 Fundamental Chemistry II Laboratory1
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
MATH 1130 Pre-Calculus Trigonometry3 
 15 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
ANSC 2720 The Meat We Eat3ANSC 3760 Value Based Marketing of Livestock3
BIOL 2500 Human Anatomy and Physiology I4BIOL 2510 Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics3CHEM 2030 Survey of Organic Chemistry3
HIST 1010 World History I3HIST 1020 World History II3
Core Literature13STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences3
 16 16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
ANSC 3410 Animal Metabolism and Nutrition3ANSC 3610 Animal Growth and Development4
BCHE 3200 Principles of Biochemistry3ANSC 3700 Muscle Foods4
AGRI 3000 Agricultural Genetics or BIOL 3000 Genetics4ANSC 3800 Careers in Animal Science1
Core Fine Arts13Meat Science Support Course23-4
Core Humanities (Suggest PHIL 1030)13Core Social Science13
 16 15-16
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
ANSC 4700 Meat Processing4ANSC Core33-4
BIOL 3200 General Microbiology4High Impact Experience42
COMM 1000 Public Speaking3Free Electives5-8
Meat Science Support Courses23-4UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
 14-15 10-14
Total Hours: 117-123

Note: A minimum of 120 hours is required.


Bolded courses constitute the meat science major (38 hrs; 2.0 GPA required for these courses).
 

1

See AU Bulletin for options.

2

Meat Science Support courses (any 6-8 hours) of the following:

AGEC 4000, ANSC 4800, ANSC 5700, ANSC 5730, BSEN 5450BSEN 5550, MKTG 3310, FDSC 5150, FDSC 5430, FDSC 5640, FDSC 5700FDSC 5730FDSC 5770, POUL 5140, POUL 5160

3

ANSC Core choose one of the following courses: ANSC 3420,  ANSC 3500 or ANSC 3600.

4

High Impact Experience (2 hours):

ANSC 3840 Study/Travel in ANSC

ANSC 4920 Internship

ANSC 4980 Undergraduate Research

AGRI 4000 Agriculture Study Abroad