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Comprised of three distinct colleges, Oklahoma Panhandle State University accepts a diverse collection of students from all educational backgrounds. The programs of study offered at OPSU lead to nearly 60 different baccalaureate and associate degrees. In addition to the baccalaureate opportunities, OPSU offers several pre-professional studies in selected fields. OPSU strives to enrich its student's lives educationally, personally, and socially. It is the hope that students matriculating at OPSU will receive life-long learning experiences that meet their needs, personally and vocationally.

Program Info


Animal Science - Meat Science
B.S. (Bachelor of Science)

Faculty Contact

Photograph of Tucker, Shawna
Tucker, Shawna
Title: Dean of the College of Agriculture, Science, and Nursing / Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Office: SAB 111
Phone: 580.349.1534
Email: Email Web Form


Total Hours: 120
  • Major 27-28
    • Ag 1011-Introduction to Agriculture Industry
    • Ansi 1124-Introduction to Animal Science
    • Ansi 2182-Meat Evaluation OR
    • Ansi 3113-Livestock Judging and Meat Evaluation
    • Ansi 2123-Feeds and Feeding
    • Ansi 2213-Retail Meat Cutting
    • Ansi 3333-Meats
    • Ansi 4333-Livestock Breeding and Improvement
    • Ansi 4433-Animal Reproduction
    • Ansi 4463-Meat Science
    • Ansi 4862-Animal Science Seminar
  • Agronomic Electives 7
  • Agriculture Economics 3
    • Econ 2343-Agriculture Economics
  • Chemistry 15
    • Chem 1135-General Chemistry I
    • Chem 2235-General Chemistry II
    • Chem 3315-Organic Chemistry I
  • Biology 8
    • Biol 1304-Principles of Biology I
    • Biol 2124-Microbiology
    • Meat Science (select from) 16
    • Ansi 3133-Livestock Entomology
    • Ansi 3743-Animal Diseases
    • Ansi 4113-Animal Anatomy and Physiology
    • Ansi 4613-Beef Production and Management
    • Ansi 4983-Livestock Sales and Marketing
    • Ag 4983-Agriculture Marketing
  • Controlled Electives 7
    • Sufficient courses to bring total hours to 124 and upper level courses to a minimum of 40 hours.
  • Minor
    • Upon completion of the Animal Science major, the student will have sufficient courses for a minor in natural science. Hours designated for the chosen minor are included in the 124 semester hours required for the major.