Program Information

The Poultry Science Department consists of approximately 30 nationally respected faculty in various fields of study. Undergraduate, M.S. and Ph.D. programs are offered by the Department.  For more information about academics in the Department of Poultry Science, please contact our undergraduate recruitment specialist Gary Davis or our poultry science graduate student coordinatorJohn Marcy.

The Poultry Science Department/Center of Excellence for Poultry Science is housed in an 112,000-square-foot office, laboratory and classroom complex located on the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, campus. Additional poultry science facilities are located within close proximity to the campus and include a poultry research farm, a pilot processing plant, a feed mill, a poultry health and isolation unit, and commercial style research farms for broilers and broiler breeders. Please view our facilities page for more information on our state-of-the-art facilities

Meat & Poultry Magazine® continually ranks our program as one of the premier poultry programs in the nation (and world).

The Center is part of the University of Arkansas System's Division of Agriculture and poultry faculty members are employed as researchers for the Division and its Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station.