Pre-Vet/Pre-Grad Employment Opportunities

The Pre-Vet/Pre-Grad Animal Science option prepares students to seek post-baccalaureate professional training in graduate programs or colleges of veterinary medicine. After earning M.S., Ph.D. and/or D.V.M. degrees, graduates may consider employment in the following areas:
  • Animal Research Technician
  • College/University Teaching and Research
  • Practicing Veterinarian/Research Veterinarian
  • Extension/Adult Education Specialist
  • Research Scientist, Research Associate, Senior Scientist
  • Food Quality Control/Product Development Scientist
  • Administrative/Industry/Leadership Positions
  • Commercial Research/Product Development
  • Consultants - Veterinarians, Nutritionists, Biotechnologist, Management
  • Private Development of Animal Products/Services
  • Food Inspectors
  • Vocational Agricultural/Post-Secondary Educators
  • Molecular Biotechnologist
  • USDA Research Centers Faculty
  • Genetic Manipulation Specialist
  • Animal Care Technician
  • Cell Culture Specialist

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Department of Animal Science
Unit 4040
17 Manter Road
Storrs, CT 06269-4040

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