East Lansing, MI
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
62%
38%
student ratio
39
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 27
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Animal Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Animal Science-Environmental Toxicology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Toxicology ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 38
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 27th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian64%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student31%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty37
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNot Reported
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,452,763

Location & Contact

Department of Animal Science

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

Dr. Karen Plaut

Chairperson

Phone: 517-355-8384
Fax: 517-353-1699
Email: kplaut@msu.edu

Ms. Kathleen Tatro

Graduate Student Program Secretary

Phone: 517-355-8417
Fax: 517-353-1699
Email: tatro@msu.edu


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