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Where Futures Begin and Dreams Are Achieved!

Where Futures Begin and Dreams Are Achieved!

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Contact Information:

Barbara Moran, Teacher - Animal Science I
Phone (845) 295-4152 or email
Ed Moran, Teacher - Animal Science II
Phone (845) 295-4152 or email

The Animal Science Program prepares students with the skills and experience to enter a variety of opportunities as an entry-level employee or as an apprentice. The majority of our students continue their studies at college to enter the workforce at a higher level. Students will learn safety around animals and how to care for animals. In addition, students learn business management skills.
For more information, view the Program Brochure 
Our lab experience is located on a working farm. The species of animals including, but not limited to: 

  • Dogs
  • Rabbits
  • Horses
  • Sheep
  • Goats
  • Chickens
  • Cows

Career Opportunities in the Animal Science Field:

  • Livestock Production Manager
  • Food Products Developer
  • Nutrition Counselor
  • Agricultural Writer
  • Agriculture Education Teacher
  • Cooperative Extension Agent
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Animal Health Product Sales
  • Animal Health Inspector
  • Animal Shelter Manager
  • Extension Educator
  • Feed Sales Manager
  • Financial Representative
  • Livestock Equipment Sales Representative
  • Livestock Marketing Specialist
  • Housing and Environmental Quality Specialist
  • Meat Grader
  • Nutritionist
  • Researcher
  • Stable Manager
  • Teacher
  • Trainer
  • Zookeeper
  • Veterinarian
  • Vet Technician
  • Food Writer
  • Reporter
  • Farm Manager
  • Herd Manager
  • Food Scientist
  • Dietitian
  • Meat Processor
  • Food Inspector

College Articulation Agreements:

Alfred State College  -- 
Morrisville State College  --
SUNY Cobleskill  --