Animal Science

CURRICULUM

What is Animal Science?

Animal Science deals with all phases of the livestock, poultry, and dairy industries. Areas emphasized are nutrition, physiology, genetics, management technology, quality control, and environmental regulations.

How can I use an Animal Science Degree?

Graduates enter the following careers:
•farm management
•extension service
•food quality control
•governmental health agencies
•farm credit institutions
•agricultural sales and management


Animal Science at Tennessee Tech

Animal Science students will find many facilities at Tennessee Tech that will enhance their learning experience. The Tech Farm is a 300-acre working, teaching and research farm located 3 miles from campus. The Tech Farm is also home to the Hyder-Burks Pavilion, which hosts multiple agricultural activities including The Home Show, the Tennessee Tech Garden Club Annual Plant Sale, and Farm Days.

Greene

Advisor: 

Dr. Bruce Greene

Email:
bgreene@tntech.edu

Phone:
931-372-3148
Fennewald

Advisor:
Dr. Dennis Fennewald

Email:
dfennewald@tntech.edu

Phone:
931-372-3251

Dr. Greene Bees

Dr. Greene harvesting honey

moving cattle

Moving cattle to a new pasture

beekeepers
Budding beekeepers

learning about horses
Learning about horses

swine lab
Swine lab

building a skid shelter 
Students building skid shelter

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