Equine Studies Major: Equine Industry and Management Option (B.S.)

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The Industry and Management option combines business classes and hands-on equine classes, such as teaching training, stable management, and competition management for students interested in a traditional equine career or a career in equine business.

Core Equine Studies Requirements
AAS 437Equine Handling and Care Techniques4
ANSC 402Horsemanship (Intermediate 2 level or above)3
or ANSC 405 Theory of Horsemanship
ANSC 411Freshman Seminar in Equine Science1
ANSC 504Equine Science4
ANSC 665Principles of Horse Trials Management 12
ANSC 600Field Experience 11-4
ANSC 612Genetics of Domestic Animals4
or GEN 604 Principles of Genetics
ANSC 620Equine Diseases4
ANSC 796Equine Senior Seminar2
ANSC 725Equine Sports Medicine4
ANSC 797Equine Capstone Experience4
BIOL 411Introductory Biology: Molecular and Cellular4
BIOL 412Introductory Biology: Evolution, Biodiversity and Ecology4
ENGL 501Introduction to Creative Nonfiction4
or ENGL 419 Introduction to Literary Analysis
or ENGL 502 Professional and Technical Writing
or ENGL 503 Persuasive Writing
or ANSC 543 Technical Writing in Animal Sciences
EREC 411Environmental and Resource Economics Perspectives4
or ECON 402 Principles of Economics (Micro)
Industry and Management Requirements
AAS 432Introduction to Forage and Grassland Management3
AAS 546Animal Business Applications4
ANSC 511
ANSC 512
Anatomy and Physiology
and Anatomy and Physiology 1
ANSC 609Principles of Animal Nutrition 14
ANSC 724Reproductive Management and Artificial Insemination4
AAS 548Applied Animal Businss: Concepts and Practices4
Industry and Management Electives: Choose 20 credits from the following:
AAS 426Equine Conformation and Lameness4
AAS 436Equine Show Preparation and Competition1
AAS 434Equipment and Facilities Management3
AAS 538Equine Handling/Longeing1
AAS 547Applied Equine Management3
ADMN 502Financial Accounting4
ANSC 500Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies4
ANSC 507Survey of Equine Training Techniques3
ANSC 602Animal Rights and Societal Issues4
ANSC 640Principles of Riding Instruction4
ANSC 641Principles of Dressage Instruction2
ANSC 642Principles of Jumping Instruction2
ANSC 643Principles of Therapeutic Riding Instruction4
ANSC 695Supervised Teaching Experience1-2
ANSC 701Physiology of Reproduction4
EDUC 500Exploring Teaching4
KIN 560Sport Psychology4
KIN 565Principles of Coaching4
MGT 580Introduction to Organizational Behavior4
MKTG 550Survey of Marketing4
PSYC 720Animal Cognition4
ZOOL 613Animal Behavior5

Waived for TSAS equine management graduates