Dec 06, 2023  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Animal and Food Sciences

Animal Biosciences BS Four-Year Plan**

First Year
ANFS 101 - Animals, Science and Society   ANFS 240 - Functional Anatomy of Domestic Animals   
ANFS 111 - Animal and Food Science Laboratory    BISC 207 - Introductory Biology I  
CHEM 103 - General Chemistry  and CHEM 133 - General Chemistry Laboratory    ENGL 110 - Seminar in Composition  
MATH 221 - Calculus I   CHEM 104 - General Chemistry  and CHEM 134 - General Chemistry Laboratory   
Breadth Requirement (1/3)  
First Year Seminar  
Credits: 15 Credits: 15
Second Year
STAT 200 - Basic Statistical Practice   ANFS 251 - Animal Nutrition  
ANFS 345 - Introduction to Animal Physiology   ANFS 252 - Animal Nutrition Applications  
AGRI 224 - One Health   ANFS 265 - Perspectives in Career and Professional Development  
CHEM 321 - Organic Chemistry I    BISC 208 - Introductory Biology II  
CHEM 325 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory I   CHEM 322 - Organic Chemistry II  
Breadth Requirement (2/3) (can be combined with Multicultural Requirement) CHEM 326 - Organic Chemistry Laboratory II  
  Breadth Requirement (3/3) 
Credits: 16 Credits: 16
Third Year
ANFS 332 - Introduction to Animal Diseases   ANFS 300 - Principles of Animal and Plant Genetics  
ANFS 350 - Animal Behavior   ANFS 310 - Animal and Plant Genetics Laboratory  
BISC 300 - Introduction to Microbiology   ANFS 340 - Introduction to Animal Environmental Management  
ANFS Elective (1/2) ANFS 450 - Applied Biomedical Communication  or ANFS 650
Interest Area (1/3)* ANFS 475 - Veterinary Biochemistry /ANFS 675 or CHEM 527 - Biochemistry
  Interest Area (2/3)*
Credits: 15 Credits: 16
Fourth Year
Interest Area (3/3)*  ANFS Elective (2/2)
Capstone/DLE Requirement* Free Elective (3/6)
Multicultural Requirement Free Elective (4/6)
Free Elective (1/6) Free Elective (5/6)
Free Elective (2/6) Free Elective (6/6)
Credits: 14 Credits: 15
Total Credits: 124
*See program page for approved courses.
**Students may not double major in Animal Biosciences and in Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Disclaimer: Four-Year Plans are a Departmental suggestion of how a student could complete this degree in four years (eight semesters). Students may opt to take courses in the summer or winter sessions. These plans do not take into account additional requirements brought on by minors or other majors. A Four-Year Plan is subject to change from year-to-year given the resources and focuses of the Department. It is the student’s responsibility to meet with his or her assigned advisor at least once a semester to monitor progress and ensure that he or she is on track to graduate on time. This document is intended as a supplemental advisement tool to be used in conjunction with in-person advisement and the UDSIS Degree Audit. Students should direct any questions or concerns regarding degree progress to their advisor or Academic Assistant Dean.