Animal Services Professional Development Courses

As the academic partner to Best Friends Animal Society, Southern Utah University offers opportunities for practitioners and students in the field of contemporary animal services.

Whether you’re an experienced animal services professional looking to grow your career or new to the field, the partnership between Best Friends and SUU offers unique learning opportunities in contemporary animal services tailored to fit your needs - from degree programs to professional certifications and credentials.

Depending on educational backgrounds and goals, individuals have opportunities to earn academic credits that may be applied toward SUU bachelor’s or master’s degree programs.

Southern Utah University offers several educational pathways to help boost your resume and lift your career in contemporary animal services, including the Master of Interdisciplinary Studies (MIS) program that offers a graduate emphasis in Contemporary Animal Services Leadership (CASL).