Poultry Science (POSC)

What is Poultry Science? Related Careers
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Sample Resume/CV UofA Department of Poultry Science

What is Poultry Science?

According to the University of Arkansas's Poultry Science Program,

"The Department of Poultry Science offers a major in poultry science leading to a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. The department also offers coursework for a minor and a certificate of excellence program.

A major in poultry science is designed to provide the scientific and technical education to prepare students for positions of leadership and responsibility in the expanding fields of production, processing, marketing, and distribution of meat, eggs, and related poultry products. The curriculum also prepares students for career opportunities in specialized areas of nutrition, breeding, genetics, physiology, management, food science, immunology, and disease."

Related Careers

Advertising Promotions Manager Assistant Hatchery Manager
Animal Scientist Breeder Service Representative
Breeder Manager Broiler Flock Supervisor
Breeding Supervisor Broiler-Breeder Supervisor
Broiler Manager Complex Compliance Officer
Epidemiologist County Agent
Fillet Dept. Supervisor Distributor
Hatcher Supervisor Feed Inspector
Marketing Manager Flock Supervisor
Nutritionist Food Scientist
Poultry Specialist Home Economics Teacher
Production Manager Microbiologist
Quality Control Specialist Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
Teacher Professor
Sales Manager Quality Assurance Manager
Veterinarian Research and Development Manager
Turkey Grower

Related Skills

Ability to analyze data and make decisionsAbility to use scientific equipment associated with the field
CommunicationComplex problem solving
CoordinationCritical thinking
EmailFamiliarity with scientific database software
InstructionLearning strategies
Management of personnel resourcesMathematics
Microsoft officePublic speaking
Quality assuranceResearch skills
Systems evaluationTime management

Job & Internship Search Links


Butterball Careers


Careers in Poultry Science

George's Poultry

Poultry Science Internships

Poultry Science Jobs


Tyson Foods Careers

Career Planning Links

Become a Poultry Scientist: Education and Career Roadmap

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Related Careers

Professional Association Links

American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists

Pacific Egg & Poultry Association

Poultry Science Association

Sample Resume/CV