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Career Area: Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-090-5
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4230

Dairy Science Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Milking Parlor
Feed Technician
Assistant Herdsperson
Feed industry
Animal Health 

Dairy Science Programs

Turn your passion for raising animals into your profession. The Dairy Science technical diploma will prepare you to work in entry-level dairy industry positions. You’ll become proficient with dairy management techniques and animal husbandry skills. As a grad, you may be employed as a feed technician in a milk parlor or as an assistant herdsperson. You’ll be skilled in assessing basic herd health standards, providing calf care, administering shots, assisting in herd health checks, providing artificial insemination, effectively communicating to maintain continuity between dairy farm shifts, and maintaining herd records. You may also be prepared for positions in the feed industry or animal health industry.

Dairy Science Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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