4-H Animal Science Career Quest

February 18, 2023 - February 19, 2023

Anthony Hall 474 S. Shaw Lane East Lansing MI, 48824

Contact: Autumn Converse and Melissa Elischer

Join Michigan 4-Hthe MSU Department of Animal Sciencethe MSU College of Veterinary Medicine for Animal Science Career Quest.  Animal Science Career Quest will be February 18-19, 2023, on MSU’s main campus in East Lansing. 

Youth will learn about all the opportunities an animal science education can bring them, not just as an undergraduate student, but long-term post-graduate, career options, and beyond.  Saturday will be filled with hands-on sessions to learn more about everything animal science has to offer and career skill-building activities.  Hear what species faculty, staff, and students study and the numerous disciplines to explore in animal science.  Sunday will focus on Veterinary Medicine with time to learn about general practice areas of emphasis, specialties within veterinary science, and the admissions process for Veterinary Nursing and DVM programs.

Animal Science Career Quest is open to youth ages 12-19 (as of January 1, 2023) and 4-H volunteers.  The complete schedule, registration link, and fees will be available in December 2022.  No overnight lodging or transportation is provided - these are the responsibility of program participants.  Space will be limited to 100 people: 80 youth and 20 volunteers.

Activities Saturday will take place in Anthony Hall (474 South Shaw Ln East Lansing, MI 48824) and the MSU South Campus Animal Farms.  Sunday will take place in Anthony Hall and the College of Veterinary Medicine.  Free parking will be available all day Saturday and Sunday in lots 40, 41, and 43.  Please see the MSU campus map for parking locations.  

COST: $30 for one day (Saturday OR Sunday); $50 for both days

No overnight lodging or transportation is provided for the event, these are the sole responsibility of the program participant.

Registration with a detailed schedule will be available in December 2022.


Event Location

Department of Animal Science, Anthony Hall, 474 S. Shaw Lane, East Lansing, MI 48824-1225

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