Our Academic Programs
ABOUT THE DAIRY SCIENCE PROGRAM
The Department of Dairy Science offers six different program areas for potential graduate students: Dairy Farm Management; Dairy Genetics; Dairy Nutrition; Milk Quality; Lactation Physiology; and Reproductive Physiology. The department has rolling admissions. We currently rank first nationally among all animal sciences and animal biology programs according to the Academic Analytics Faculty Scholarly Productivity index. For more info see http://dysci.wisc.edu/prospective-students/graduate
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Faculty listings, program overview, minimum degree requirements and satisfactory progress information.
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The Department of Dairy Science has a rolling admission policy. Campus visits are recommended along with direct departmental faculty contacts. Funding may be available for a research assistant position from a faculty member if an applicant meets their research requirements. No applicant can be seriously considered until they have submitted an application to the UW-Madison Graduate School with the supporting documentation.
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