Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Animal Sciences, General
Description: This program examines the scientific aspects of animals and livestock, including physiology, genetics, biochemistry, nutrition and behaviour. Youâll gain knowledge and practical skills in animal production systems including dairy, swine, beef, poultry, and diversified livestock.

Our Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences will prepare you for a successful career in a range of agriculture-related industries. Areas of study include plant and animal biology, the role of biotechnology in society, and environmentally sustainable approaches to land use and management.

URL: Animal Science at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 78
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Biology
  • Grade12 Chemistry
  • Grade12 Advanced Functions
  • Visual Arts or Humanities or International Languages or Mathematics

Applicants must have: one of the following courses: Studies in Literature ETS4U, Anglais EAE4U, English EAL4U, or English ENG4U; one of the following subjects: Fine Arts, Humanities, Languages other than English Options, or Math/Sciences; one of the following courses: Biology SBI4U; one of the following courses: Chemistry SCH4U; and one of the following courses: Advanced Functions MHF4U.