Graduate Programs

Individuals Who Lead in Discovery & Dissemination

Innovative Teaching, Research, and Extension in Animal Biology and Production
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Prospective Graduate Students

Admissions are reviewed on a continual basis; however, it is strongly encouraged to submit all materials to Graduate Admissions no later than January 7 to be considered for financial support in the coming academic year, February 1 for summer, March 1 for fall, or September 1 for spring.

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Current Graduate Students

The M.S. program can be completed in about two years. Students in Animal Science usually complete requirements for the Ph.D. degree in four to five years after the B.S. degree; two to three years beyond the M.S. degree.

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Meet The faculty

Prior to applying, directly contact a specific animal science faculty member of your area of interest.

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DISCOVER THE POSSIBILITIES

Individuals who excel in teaching, who lead the world in discovery and dissemination of new ideas

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Successful job placement and strong network of colleagues
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FACULTY STUDENTS ON AVERAGE AREAS OF INTEREST
UNL has a long standing history spanning 150 years
UNL has a long standing history spanning 150 years
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Be Part of ASGSA


ASGSA stands for Animal Science Graduate Student Association. The club meets once per month and is a great way for you to meet others and build friendships. To learn more about ASGSA visit the ASGSA webpage.

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Pursue Your Graduate Degree


Further your academic achievements by engaging with our top-tier, internationally-recognized faculty in advanced research opportunities.

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