Weber Hall on K-State campus

Animal Sciences & Industry

The K-State ASI department serves students, livestock producers and the animal and food industries through teaching, research and education. KSU ASI prepares students for careers in the animal and food industries. The curriculum includes the study of nutrition, reproduction, genetics, behavior, meat science and food science with production, management, and agribusiness skills.



Explore. Learn. Grow.

KSU ASI is one of the leading programs in the country that prepares students for a career in the industry. The curriculum combines the study of nutrition, reproduction, genetics, behavior, physiology, technology and business with production, management and agribusiness skills. The program’s flexibility allows students to plan programs of study consistent with individual interests and goals.

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97% placement rate with $40,000 average starting salary

Home of Champions

The department sponsors multiple judging teams that compete in more than 20 national contests each year.

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Research Opportunities

Undergrad Research Opportunities


Livestock units located within 1 mile of campus

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