Applied Animal Science Program

Career Paths

Graduates of the Applied Animal Science Program have many options available to them after graduation.  Many students choose to continue their education toward a four year degree program here at UNH or elsewhere.  Others move directly into a career. 

Careers in Dairy Management:

  • Herd manager
  • Agricultural sales and/or service specialist
  • Farm manager
  • Artificial insemination (AI) technician
  • Crop manager
  • Farm or farm business owner

Careers in Equine Management:

  • Barn manager
  • Breeding farm manager
  • Sales (tack shop, grain stores etc)
  • Horse show managerTwo students in the Animal Science lab in Barton Hall
  • Veterinary assistant/equine practice
  • Riding instructor
  • Riding academy owner

Careers in Small Animal Care:

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Animal Behaviorist/Trainer
  • Animal Welfare/Animal Control Officer
  • Animal Shelter Management
  • Kennel Management
  • Laboratory Animal Assistant
  • Grooming Business/Management
  • Pet Store Management