Equine Studies

2292: A.S. Degree in Equine Studies — Business Management Specialization (64 Credit Hours)

CIP: 01.0507
FL CIP: 1101050700
SOC: 45-1011
Entry Wage: $15.00/hour

The Equine Business Management specialization under the Associate in Science degree in Equine Studies is ideal for the student who plans to manage an equine farm, equine retail center or establish a service-based equine business like massage therapy, photographer, transportation, sales agent or similar business. Graduates may seek employment in one of these fields or develop their own business as entrepreneurs. Course work includes science-based classes such as nutrition, behavior, anatomy, health care or conformation as well as business-based classes such as business management or sales and marketing.

Program Core Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

ANS 1236

Introduction to Equine Science

3

ANS 2232C

Horse Handling and Safety

3

AEB 2137C

Equine Business Management

3

ANS 1238C

Equine Behavior and Psychology

3

ANS 2403

Equine Nutrition

3

ANS 1237C

Equine Health Care

3

ANS 1531C

Equine Medicine

3

ANS 1930

Special Topics — Equine Studies

1

ANS 1949

Co-op/Internship I

3

OST 2335

Business Communications or

3

ENC 1102

Freshman Composition Skills II

 

 

(for A.A. degree)

 

Business Management Specialization

ANS 1073C

Equine Anatomy and Physiology

3

ANS 1018C

Equine Computer Skills

2

AEB 1941

Equine Practicum

1

ANS 1315

Equine Reproduction

3

ANS 1222

Equine Sales and Marketing

3

ANS 1223

Equine Conformation Analysis

3

ANS 1220

Equine Sport and Competition

2

ANS 1930

Special Topics — Equine Studies

1

 

Elective1

3

General Education Courses

ENC 1101

Freshman Composition Skills I

3

QMB 1001**

College Business Mathematics or

3

MAC 1105

College Algebra

 

 

Any Biological or Physical Science

3

One of the following options: (To satisfy Social Science and Humanities requirements)

ISS 1013

Introduction to the Social Sciences and

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities

 

 

OR

 

WOH 2012

World Civilizations I and either

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities or

 

HUM 1230

Introduction to the Humanities: Since the Renaissance

6

 

OR

 

WOH 2022

World Civilizations II and either

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities or

 

HUM 1210

Introduction to the Humanities: To the Renaissance

 

 

Total Credit Hours

64

** MAC 1105 College Algebra is recommended for students planning to enroll in the college's baccalaureate degree programs.

1Recommended Elective: CGS 1100 Microcomputer Applications, GEB 2350 Introduction to International Business, APA 1111 Business Accounting, SPN 1120 Elementary Spanish I.

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