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Colorado State University

Department of Animal Sciences

Fort Collins, CO

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Overview

Colorado State University / Department of Animal Sciences is located in Fort Collins, CO.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

51
Applied
15
Accepted
14
Enrolled
29%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

61
Total Graduate Students
26%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.56%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 72%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.92%

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

23
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 1
Male (15)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Breeding and genetics, equine reproduction, meat safety and quality, livestock behavior and welfare, beef and dairy management systems
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,401,000

Location & Contact

Address 1171 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO  80523-1171
United States
Contact Dr. Kevin Pond
Department Head
Email: kevin.pond@colostate.edu
Phone: 970-491-6672
Fax: 970-491-5326