General Requirements
Core Curriculum40-53
School of Agriculture Core11
Required Animal Science Courses
ANSCI 2010Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals4
ANSCI 2990Pre-Capstone Seminar in Animal Science1
ANSCI 3000Animal Nutrition3
ANSCI 3030Genetics of Livestock Improvement3
ANSCI 3110Reproductive Physiology of Domestic Animals4
ANSCI 3600Feeds and Feeding2
ANSCI 4990Capstone Symposium in Animal Science1
Select at least two of the following:8
Beef Management 1
Swine Management 1
Dairy Cattle Management
Small Ruminant Animal Management 1
Select at least one of the following:3
Dairy Product Analysis and Processing
Principles of Meat Science 2
Emphasis
Select one of the following emphases30-35
Total Credits110-128
1

Livestock Production emphasis must take two of ANSCI 4030, ANSCI 4040, or ANSCI 4170.

2

Livestock Production emphasis must take ANSCI 3040.

Agribusiness Emphasis

Required Courses
ACCTING 2010Financial Accounting3
AGBUS 2430Agricultural Marketing3
AGBUS 3410Agricultural Consulting and Sales3
AGBUS 3460Farm Business Management3
AGBUS 3500Agricultural Prices and Risk Management3
Electives
Other courses approved by advisor15
Total Credits30

Livestock Production Emphasis

Required Courses
ANSCI 2000Meat and Animal Evaluation3
ANSCI 3130Animal and Food Microbiology4
ANSCIThird management course4
One 2000+ course from two of following areas: SCSCI, AGET, or AGBUS
Electives
Other courses approved by advisor17-18
Total Credits28-29

Pre-vet Emphasis

Required Courses
CHEMSTRY 1240General Chemistry II4
CHEMSTRY 3540Organic Chemistry Lecture4
CHEMSTRY 4630General Biochemistry3
BIOLOGY 3240Microbiology4
or ANSCI 3130 Animal and Food Microbiology
PHYSICS 1350Introductory Physics I5
PHYSICS 1450Introductory Physics II5
Electives
Other courses approved by advisor8
Total Credits33

Science Emphasis

Required Courses
BIOLOGY 1750The Diversity of Life5
CHEMSTRY 1240General Chemistry II4
CHEMSTRY 3540Organic Chemistry Lecture4
CHEMSTRY 4630General Biochemistry3
BIOLOGY 3240Microbiology4
or ANSCI 3130 Animal and Food Microbiology
ONE Additional 3000/4000 level course in BIOLOGY, CHEMSTRY, or ANSCI3-5
Electives
Select 8-10 credits8-10
Total Credits33

Veterinary Technician Emphasis

Students who successfully complete the Veterinary Technician associate of applied science degree at Madison College, may transfer 36 credits (12 of which will be Animal Science course work at the 3000 level or above and 24 of which will be other Animal Science course work) of vet tech course work to UW-Platteville to complete the Vet Tech emphasis. The ONLY way a student may earn the vet tech emphasis is to successfully complete the Veterinary Technician associate of applied science degree at Madison College.