START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
994,104 people care about Education

5 Animal Studies Courses at US Colleges (slideshow)

  • 2 of 7



Contemporary Ethical Dilemmas [philosophy course]

Ralph Acampora

Hofstra University

“Do atrocities of slavery, genocide, extreme misogyny, and animal exploitation have anything in common-such as massive scale or institutional structure? If so, (how) does that matter ethically? If not, why are some crossed? Should grave kinds of immorality be analyzed separately, and on what terms?”


Photo by

  • 2 of 7

Read more: , , , , , , , , ,

Photo by tillwe

have you shared this story yet?

some of the best people we know are doing it


+ add your own
1:37PM PDT on Mar 15, 2015

I think that children should be taught how to treat animals from their first steps. If parents did this, they should know about it from teachers at school, kindergartens will be better. Four-footed animals are our brothers, they cannot stand up for their selves without our help. Everyone should bare it in mind. I think that every student should prepare the essay or any paper work about it, written on his own but not with the help of professional essays writing company. Everyone can order it online, even the dumb one. But it should state your own opinion not anyone else's.

4:50AM PST on Mar 1, 2012

Many students adopt dogs and cats during a semester, only to abandon them once they go home for the holidays or the summer at many colleges.. From kindergarden children need to be taught at school to treat animals with love and kindness and not to harm or murder them..

9:38PM PST on Jan 27, 2012

Very Interesting

4:27PM PST on Jan 22, 2012

Cool, really interesting.

11:37PM PST on Jan 18, 2012

I would love to do a course about animals, that would be so cool!

9:57AM PST on Jan 18, 2012

thanks for sharing :) i live in the UK and we also have many University courses that are very similar i'm in my 1st year of Uni studying applied behavioural science and animal welfare :)

2:51PM PST on Jan 12, 2012

Amazing! Beautiful!

3:30PM PST on Jan 11, 2012

I took an animal rights class in my college, we learned some very eye opening information, i loved it and i hope more colleges start offering such classes

9:57AM PST on Jan 11, 2012

what a great list to make known to people, and I wish the courses could be done online ;-)

6:44AM PST on Jan 11, 2012

Sounds great!!

add your comment

Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

Care2 - Be Extraordinary - Start a Care2 Petition
ads keep care2 free

Recent Comments from Causes

I am speechless there any hope?????

Solar lights are a good idea. Turning store lights off is not. Have you never watched the EMS vehicles…

meet our writers

Kristina Chew Kristina Chew teaches and writes about ancient Greek and Latin and is Online Advocacy and Marketing... more
ads keep care2 free

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.