Department Of Animal Science
Welcome to OSU Animal Science
The OSU Department of Animal Science offers two degrees: Animal Science and Food Science. It is the largest department on campus with over 1,000 undergraduate students, but with a small town feel, a caring attitude and a commitment to every student.
OSU has the fourth largest animal science department in the country. Students receive hands-on experience with 17 farms and facilities encompassing 13,000 acres, as well as research laboratories in several locations. The Department of Animal Science also has the largest scholarship offering at OSU.
Our department has more national judging championships than any other university, including the reigning National Champion Livestock Judging Team, reigning National Champion Meat Judging Team, and the reigning World Champion Horse Judging Team.