About NC State Animal Science

The Department of Animal Science at North Carolina State University provides high-quality, relevant education and training for undergraduate and graduate students.

We deliver educational programs addressing current and potential public concerns pertaining to animal agriculture and non-agricultural animal management in the state, the nation and the world.

In addition, the Department of Animal Science at North Carolina State University develops new knowledge through research in selected areas to improve efficiency and sustainability of animal agriculture, biomedical science, and non-agricultural animal management; and disseminates relevant research-based knowledge to a varied clientele for problem solving.

Learn more about NC State University’s Department of Animal Science.


Dr. Shannon Pratt Phillips

Dr. Shannon Pratt Phillips is the advisor for both programs offered by Animal Science Online at NC State University. Learn more about Dr. Phillips, and her passion for Equine Nutrition:

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