Enrich your farm animal knowledge with an animal science degree from one of the country’s leading agriculture universities. Then, as a graduate, enjoy job placement at a rate higher than 90 percent. In the animal science program at UW-Platteville, you’ll learn the precise scientific practices required to maximize productivity in farm animal operations. You’ll apply science, advanced technology, and production practices to improve the welfare of the herd and the quality of its output.

UW-Platteville’s supportive learning setting allows you to work side by side with professors in lab settings and small classes, form relationships with producers in the field, and build a network in the community. This affordable, outstanding animal science program, combined with UW-Platteville’s fully functioning 430-acre farm—where you can interact directly with animals—prepares you for success after graduation. Plus, since tuition at UW-Platteville ranks among the lowest in Wisconsin, you can start your career with less student debt.

Make the animal science program at UW-Platteville your first choice for opportunity and success. Learn more or apply today.


  • Agribusiness
  • Comprehensive
  • Livestock Production
  • Pre-Vet
  • Science
  • Veterinary Technician