Meat Science Certificate Option Courses

Program Details
Award Certificate
Credits 24
Program Start Fall, Spring, Summer

2024–2025 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2024, Spring 2025, or Summer 2025.

When registering for classes refer to Self-Service > Student Planning to view your specific program requirements, your progress, and ensure proper registration. See Registering for Credit Classes for registration information and instructions.

Courses and costs are subject to change. See what's included in the cost calculation.

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Term 1
AGS-218 Domestic Animal Physiology 4 $970.00
AGS-305 Livestock Evaluation 3 $690.00
BIO-186 Microbiology O E 4 $900.00
Total Credits 11
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $2,560.00

Term 2
AGS-225 Swine Science or 3 $675.00
AGS-226 Beef Cattle Science 3 $675.00
AGS-272 Foods of Animal Origin 5 $1175.00
AGT-805 Employment Experience 5 $1125.00
Total Credits 13
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $2,975.00

Cost Calculations

Calculations are based on 2024–2025 resident tuition and fees and course fees.

Cost calculations are provided for informational purposes only and are not a guarantee of charges.

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees per credit hour × course credits + course fee (if applicable).

Total Tuition + Course Fees Calculation

Sum of tuition and course fees for all courses for the term.

If more than one course can be taken to fulfill the requirement, the first course listed is used in the total tuition and fees calculation.

Additional costs not included in the cost calculations:

Contact Information

Academic/College Success Advisor

Last Names A–M

Student Services
Hawkeye Center 208
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John Peterson
Bremer Hall 136A
319-296-4014 ext.1448
Email John Peterson

Faculty Advisors

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Ole Cleveland
Bremer Hall 111C
319-296-2329 ext.1414
Email Ole Cleveland

Last Names N – Z

Dresden Wulf
Bremer Hall 111D
319-296-2329 ext.1084
Email Dresden Wulf

Administrative Assistant

Connie Smith
Buchanan Hall 128
Email Connie Smith


Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
Email Dave Grunklee

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