100 Best colleges for Animal Science in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Animal Science. A graph of 1.95M citations received by 53.8K academic papers made by 176 universities in the United States was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Cornell University

For Animal Science

#2 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

2. University of Wisconsin - Madison

For Animal Science

#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

3. University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign

For Animal Science

#5 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

4. University of California - Davis

For Animal Science

#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

5. University of Florida

For Animal Science

#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

6. Iowa State University

For Animal Science

#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

7. North Carolina State University at Raleigh

For Animal Science

#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

8. Texas A&M University - College Station

For Animal Science

#11 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

9. University of Georgia

For Animal Science

#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
92%

10. Kansas State University

For Animal Science

#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$8,453
Enrollment
20,854

11. University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

For Animal Science

#16 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

12. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

For Animal Science

#17 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

13. University of Nebraska - Lincoln

For Animal Science

#18 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

14. Pennsylvania State University

For Animal Science

#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

15. Michigan State University

For Animal Science

#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

16. Purdue University

For Animal Science

#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

17. Ohio State University

For Animal Science

#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

18. Colorado State University - Fort Collins

For Animal Science

#26 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
81%

19. University of Missouri - Columbia

For Animal Science

#27 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

20. University of Arkansas

For Animal Science

#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

21. Auburn University

For Animal Science

#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
74%

22. Oregon State University

For Animal Science

#38 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
88%

23. University of Kentucky

For Animal Science

#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

24. Harvard University

For Animal Science

#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

25. Mississippi State University

For Animal Science

#49 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

26. Oklahoma State University

For Animal Science

#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
92%

27. Washington State University

For Animal Science

#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

28. Texas Tech University

For Animal Science

#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
86%

29. University of Washington - Seattle

For Animal Science

#60 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

30. University of Arizona

For Animal Science

#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

31. University of Maryland - College Park

For Animal Science

#65 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

32. University of California - Berkeley

For Animal Science

#66 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

33. University of Tennessee - Knoxville

For Animal Science

#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

34. South Dakota State University

For Animal Science

#80 in the World
Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

35. Utah State University

For Animal Science

#85 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
87%

36. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

For Animal Science

#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

37. University of Idaho

For Animal Science

#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
99%

38. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

For Animal Science

#101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

39. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

For Animal Science

#107 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

40. Clemson University

For Animal Science

#121 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
89%

41. North Dakota State University

For Animal Science

#127 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1136
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

42. Montana State University

For Animal Science

#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1205
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
92%

43. University of Pennsylvania

For Animal Science

#130 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

44. Baylor College of Medicine

For Animal Science

#131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
3%
Enrollment
1,607
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1900

45. University of California - Riverside

For Animal Science

#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
91%

46. Duke University

For Animal Science

#135 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

47. University of Alaska Fairbanks

For Animal Science

#137 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
91%

48. University of Alabama

For Animal Science

#139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
85%

49. University of Wyoming

For Animal Science

#142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

50. University of California - Los Angeles

For Animal Science

#144 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

51. University of Texas at Austin

For Animal Science

#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

52. University of Connecticut

For Animal Science

#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

53. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

For Animal Science

#173 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

54. West Virginia University

For Animal Science

#180 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

55. University of the South

For Animal Science

#184 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$36,244

56. University of Rhode Island

For Animal Science

#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

57. University of Massachusetts - Amherst

For Animal Science

#193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

58. University of New Hampshire

For Animal Science

#202 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
95%

59. University of Delaware

For Animal Science

#204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
89%

60. University of California-San Diego

For Animal Science

#205 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

61. Arizona State University - Tempe

For Animal Science

#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

62. New Mexico State University

For Animal Science

#208 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
99%

63. Indiana University - Bloomington

For Animal Science

#212 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

64. University of Alabama at Birmingham

For Animal Science

#219 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1209
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
96%

65. Tufts University

For Animal Science

#224 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$32,720

66. Columbia University

For Animal Science

#225 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

67. Stanford University

For Animal Science

#227 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

68. University of Utah

For Animal Science

#238 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

69. University of Vermont

For Animal Science

#245 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

70. University of Colorado Boulder

For Animal Science

#250 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

71. University of Maine

For Animal Science

#254 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$10,842
Enrollment
11,741

72. University of Miami

For Animal Science

#267 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$31,726

73. Johns Hopkins University

For Animal Science

#273 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

74. University of Iowa

For Animal Science

#290 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

75. University at Buffalo

For Animal Science

#297 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
86%

76. Brigham Young University - Provo

For Animal Science

#298 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1305
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$13,150

77. Miami University - Oxford

For Animal Science

#300 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1265
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
90%

78. University of Kansas

For Animal Science

#308 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

79. University of Oklahoma - Norman

For Animal Science

#326 in the World
Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

80. Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

For Animal Science

#329 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
97%

81. Kentucky State University

For Animal Science

#339 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
955
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
97%

82. University of Southern California

For Animal Science

#341 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

83. University of Nevada - Reno

For Animal Science

#343 in the World
Acceptance Rate
87%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

84. Yale University

For Animal Science

#349 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

85. University of South Carolina - Columbia

For Animal Science

#353 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
94%

86. University of California - Santa Cruz

For Animal Science

#355 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1260
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
67%

87. University of Rochester

For Animal Science

#359 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$36,254

88. Florida State University

For Animal Science

#364 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

89. Washington University in St Louis

For Animal Science

#370 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,233

90. Tulane University of Louisiana

For Animal Science

#377 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$47,413

91. University of California - Santa Barbara

For Animal Science

#378 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1345
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

92. University of New Mexico

For Animal Science

#382 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
96%

93. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

For Animal Science

#385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Net Price
$12,497
Receiving Aid
69%
Average Aid
$1,500

94. University of California - San Francisco

For Animal Science

#388 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

95. University of Pittsburgh

For Animal Science

#394 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

96. San Diego State University

For Animal Science

#395 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
61%

97. University of Chicago

For Animal Science

#410 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

98. University of Illinois at Chicago

For Animal Science

#414 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

99. University of North Texas

For Animal Science

#426 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
85%

100. Newbury College

For Animal Science

#429 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Net Price
$23,613
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$26,393

The best cities to study Animal Science in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are Ithaca, Madison, Champaign, and Davis.