The Undergraduate Certificate in Animal Nutrition is designed to allow people to gain recognition for learning the basics of animal nutrition. People who successfully complete the required courses will learn about livestock, horse, and companion animal nutrition. Four required courses (12 credit hours) must be completed with a grade of C (2.0) or higher (a grade of C- will not count) in order to earn the certificate. Current undergraduate students at N.C. State University who are not majoring or minoring in Animal Science are welcome to complete the certificate. People from around the world who are not current students at N.C. State University are also welcome to complete the certificate. The four courses can be completed on-campus in Raleigh, via Distance Education, or in combination. Upon successful completion of the certificate requirements, Registration & Records will update the student’s transcript and mail the certificate. The Undergraduate Certificate in Animal Nutrition is administered by the Undergraduate Teaching Coordinator for the Department of Animal Science.
Dr. Shannon Pratt Phillips, PhD
Dept. of Animal Science
Polk Hall 259, Campus Box 7621
Raleigh, NC 27695
Additional information available on the Distance Education website for Animal Nutrition.
A minimum grade of “C” (2.0) is required for each course; a C-minus will not be accepted. Undergraduate students majoring or minoring in Animal Science are not eligible to receive the certificate.
Required Courses: (4 courses)
*Course is offered online via Distance Education
Total Credit Hours Required: 12
A person may be admitted to the certificate program after enrolling in the first course that will be used to fulfill the certificate requirements. To enroll, contact the Undergraduate Teaching Coordinator for the Department of Animal Science: Dr. Shannon Pratt Phillips, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Plan of study: Contact the Program Coordinator.
Registration information: Contact the Program Coordinator.
Term Effective: 1/2010
Plan Code: 11ANCCTU, 32ANCCTU
CIP Code: 01.0901
Description: Undergraduate Certificate in Animal Nutrition
Offered: On-campus and Distance Education format