TN Visa as a Dairy Scientist

What is a Dairy Scientist for TN visa purposes?

In general, Dairy Scientists study the farm animals’ genetic composition and heritability of traits with the use of principles of genetics. They usually recommend techniques to producers for enhancing their animal production efforts and develop more effective practices of animal housing, sanitation, feeding or disease, and parasite control.  They also conduct research on breeding practices and animal selection for improved animal quantity and increased production efficiency. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) provides a detailed breakdown of the Dairy Scientist profession through O*NET Online.

Qualifications for a TN Visa Dairy Scientist

  1. Proof of Canadian or Mexican Citizenship;
  2. A detailed offer/support letter from a U.S. employer; and
  3. Baccalaureate or Licenciatura Degree in a closely related field.

TN Visa Dairy Scientist application process

A new TN visa can be obtained in one of three (3) ways:

  1. In-person with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP),
  2. By mail with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), or
  3. At a U.S. Consulate or Embassy.

TN Visa Duration

A qualified TN Visa Dairy Scientist can obtain a TN Visa for a maximum of three(3) years per stay.

TN Visa Extension

TN visa extensions can be obtained every three (3) years with no limit on the number of possible extensions. You are able to obtain an extension of your TN Visa for as long as needed.

TN Visa to Green Card Through Employment

In many cases, a U.S. employer is able to sponsor a TN visa holder for a green card through the Permanent Labor Certification Process with the U.S. Department of Labor (PERM). Since the TN visa is a nonimmigrant visa, this process must be handled carefully. If you need help with the TN visa to green card process make sure you work with a TN Visa lawyer familiar with this process.

TN Visa as a Dairy Scientist

The USMCA (NAFTA) professions list includes Dairy Scientists. Qualified Canadian and Mexican citizens are able to obtain TN visa status to work and live in the United States as Dairy Scientists. We have over 20+ years of combined experience with TN visa applications with hundreds of 5-star reviews.

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