BS Animal Science (Wildlife Management Option)
Bachelor Degree

BS Animal
Science (Wildlife Management Option)

At OPSU, our BS in Animal Science program offers a specialized pathway for those with a passion for wildlife management. Explore the intricacies of preserving and managing wildlife habitats while enjoying an affordable and excellent education.

Immerse yourself in the world of animal science with a Wildlife Management Option at OPSU. Our BS in Animal Science program focuses on practical and technical training, with a special emphasis on wildlife management. You'll learn about the preservation and management of wildlife habitats and ecosystems. Access to our university's resources, including purebred herds of Angus beef cattle, a flock of sheep, and a small commercial swine herd, will provide valuable hands-on experience. Additionally, the Firestone Meats Lab offers training in meat science. Our primary goal is to equip you with a comprehensive understanding of wildlife and animal-related industries. Most laboratory assignments occur at our university farm, placing you in direct contact with the real-world issues confronting wildlife managers. Earn your Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science with a specialization in Wildlife Management and prepare for a fulfilling career in wildlife conservation and management.

Program Contact

Dr. Crystal Tolle

Department Chair


SAB 119

Program type



College of Agriculture, Science & Nursing