Located in the heart of the California dairy industry, Modesto Junior College has a strong, admirable tradition in introducing or furthering students' knowledge of the dairy industry. Inquire about the bi-annual MJC Dairy Heifer Sale, dairy judging, practical classes, and scholarships that are available. Partnering your MJC hands-on learning with the strong four-year university relationships will enhance your experience at MJC. The variety of avenues you may follow within the dairy industry are numerous. Learn more about the dairy science program and its path to excellence by contacting us today!
Mrs. Nicole Morris
Dairy Science / Ag Sales
We are looking forward to our
next MJC Dairy Heifer Sale
Sat., Oct. 19, 2021
12 p.m. ~ Lunch
1 p.m. ~ Sale
Dairy Judging Highlights:
World Dairy Expo
Madison, WI • Sept. 30, 2019
4th High Team Overall
Left to Right: Coach Bill Hobby, Joey Freitas (3rd High Individual & All-American), Elizabete Neves, Gabrielle Gregerio, and Marcus Marsigli
Degrees and Certificates Available
Dairy Science - Associate Science Degree
The Dairy Science Program teaches students the fundamentals of Dairy Production with
an abundance of hands-on experience. Students develop skills and knowledge relative
to milk production, selection, reproduction, genetics, nutrition, diseases, fitting,
and computer programs.
Artificial Insemination - Technician Certificate
Artificial Insemination Technicians utilize principles of genetics and knowledge of animal production to breed specific characteristics into economically important animals. The Artificial Insemination Technicians program prepares students to artificially inseminate cows, collect and evaluate semen, evaluate pedigrees, and to effectively communicate with customers.
DAIRY SCIENCE GROUP RESOURCES: