Careers in Animal Science

Animal Science Graduates

Is the veterinary school not the path for you? No worries! There are many jobs you can do after college with a degree in Animal Science, Animal Science & Management, or Agricultural and Environmental Education. You just need to know where to look and who to ask so you've come to the right place!

First of all, find out what you can do with your major by looking at our Careers handout [PDF].

Check out the links below for more information about careers in your specific major:

For a list of potential employers based on a certain career area of interest, check out this helpful ANS employers handout [PDF].

For a list of potential career positions based on different areas of interest, refer to this other ANS position titles handout [PDF].

Want to talk to someone in person about a career? Check out the companies attending the different Internship & Career Fairs offered throughout the year at https://iccweb.ucdavis.edu/students/fairs.htm.

Career Symposium 2016

Look here for more information on our annual Career Symposium

Professional Development

Applications for most jobs or professional schools will require some form of a personal statement, and require applicants to interview. Professionalism is a key element to both the application and the interview process. For tips on how to be a successful applicant for jobs and professional schools, take a look at the presentation from our most recent Professional Development Seminar:

  • Professional Development Seminar 2015 [PDF]

Career Sites and Search Engines

Mercer Clinic

UC Davis Resources:

Aggie Job Link

UC Davis Careers

Animal-Related:

Animalinks

Agriculture-Related:

AG Careers