B.S. Animal & Veterinary Science: Business

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College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Idaho
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Moscow, ID 83844-2336

Balancing Animals and Business

Business professionals in the livestock industry make important decisions about the production of animals. You might direct operations, manage production processes, lead sales and develop marketing strategies. In this program, you will learn business fundamentals as well as the animal science needed for a career in the livestock industry. 

Fast Facts

  • Make and sell signature vandal sausages at Vandal Brand Meats
  • Access to beef, dairy, and sheep centers
  • Access to reproductive physiology and agriculture-biotech labs
  • Hands-on learning at the Nancy M. Cummings Research, Extension and Education Center
  • Production Manager
  • Business Owner
  • Sales Representative
  • Marketing Director
  • Analyst


Potential salary is based
upon national averages.
Degree Roadmap
Degree Prep To prepare for courses required to earn a degree in Animal and Veterinary Science: Business, we recommend you:
  • participate in 4-H activities
  • work for a farm
  • develop leadership skills in student office
Scholarships Over 400 scholarships are offered exclusively to College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) students based on GPA and other qualifications. Learn more.

You can find general need- and merit-based scholarships on the Financial Aid Office's scholarships page.
Financial Aid To find out about deadlines and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.
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Hands-on Learning
  • Vandal Brand Meats
  • Beef, dairy, and sheep centers
  • Reproductive physiology and agriculture-biotech labs
  • On-campus meat and dairy processing facilities
  • Study abroad in Taiwan, Mexico, or Australia
  • Nancy M. Cummings Research, Extension and Education Center
  • Idaho Beef Council
  • Livestock Marketing Information Center
  • Agribusiness Club
  • Student Idaho Cattle Association
  • Livestock and Meats Judging Teams
  • Block and Bridle
  • National Agricultural Marketing Association