Master of Agriculture / Animal & Dairy Sciences
Mississippi State University

Program Details

Mississippi State University offers an online agriculture master’s degree, the Master of Agriculture with a concentration in Animal and Dairy Sciences.  This is a unique, innovative program designed to meet the needs of the broad field of animal and dairy science.  With this advanced degree employees are able to train to meet their employer’s needs through a customizable degree plan.  Each student tailors their degree to meet their interests, needs, and time restraints. 

Graduates will be prepared to pursue careers in a large variety of areas, including Extension work, teaching, sales, marketing, finance, or production.  In order to prepare for these careers, you may take such courses as:

  • Immunology and Disease in Large Livestock Species
  • Method Application & Data Analyses in Animal Sciences
  • Advanced Physiology of Reproduction
  • Meat Science
  • Advanced Animal Nutrition

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Mississippi State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent