Mission Statement

"AVS will be the preeminent animal and science program in the Southeast

recognized for the positive impact on society by our students, research and outreach"

-AVS Faculty & Staff


Advancing animal agriculture for the betterment of society through science-based learning, outreach and research.


Educate Students to think critically, communicate and apply scientific knowledge in the field of animal science

Engage a community of scholars to innovate and seek discoveries in the field of animal science

Translate and relay animal science information to society