B.S. Animal & Veterinary Science: Dairy
Modern Milk Production
Learn about all aspects of milk production, from the physiology of lactation to the management of a modern dairy in a program preparing you for a role in the global agriculture economy. Much of your education takes place in on-campus labs and animal centers, where you'll study animal nutrition and reproduction, farm management and other topics.
- Participate in the North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge.
- Gain hands-on experience working at the U of I Dairy Center, home to more than 100 milking cows.
- Explore topics further as part of an undergraduate research project.
- Change fourth bullet point to: Complete an internship with a dairy farm or milk processor to gain industry experience.
A Dairy Future
Internship experience solidifies AVFS students’ future goals.
Access to the Future
Scholarships Support Student Leader in Agriculture
AVFS student finds hands-on opportunities.