Animal Welfare and Behavior, Certificate
This four-course, for-credit Certificate Program in Animal Welfare Science and Animal Behavior is designed for individuals working with animals in research, industry, and the nonprofit sector, as well as for those who are interested in developing careers in animal health and welfare. Taught by nationally and internationally renowned Penn Vet faculty, it prepares students to understand how animal welfare and behavior are understood and assessed. The course follows Penn's semester schedule and includes both asynchronous and weekly synchronous components, allowing students direct contact with multiple faculty members who have unique expertise in large and small animal health, welfare, and behavior.
This certificate requires the completion of four courses.
|VCSP 633||Fundamentals of Animal Behavior||6.0|
|VCSN 639||Animal Welfare Science||6.0|
|VCSP 639||Animals & Society||6.0|
|VCSN 650||Applied Animal Welfare and Behavior||6.0|
The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2020 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.