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Equine Science – Horse Management and Training (Certificate)

Graduation Requirements: A minimum of 45 semester hours is required for graduation with a Horse Training & Management Certificate.

Degree Requirements

First Semester

EQUINE ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

EQUINE SCIENCE I (HORSE PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT)

4 credit hours

EQUINE BEHAVIOR AND TRAINING I

4 credit hours

COMPUTERS IN AGRICULTURE

3 credit hours

EQUESTRIAN I REQUIREMENT

3 credit hours

HORSEMANSHIP I

3 credit hours

OR

ENGLISH EQUITATION I

3 credit hours

OR

LOCAL NEEDS - PRINCIPLES OF RANCH HORSE RIDING I

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:17

Equestrian I Requirement: AGEQ 1319 or AGEQ 1300 or AGEQ 1371

Third Semester

EQUINE BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

EQUINE SCIENCE II (ADVANCED HORSE PRODUCTION AND MANAGEMENT)

3 credit hours

LIVESTOCK BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

3 credit hours

EQUINE BEHAVIOR AND TRAINING II

4 credit hours

AGRICULTURE MECHANICS

3 credit hours

AGRICULTURAL POWER UNITS

3 credit hours

OR

AGRICULTURAL CONSTRUCTION I

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:16

Agriculture Mechanics: Choose one from: AGRI2301 OR AGRI2303

Second Semester

AGRICULTURAL SPANISH

3 credit hours

EQUESTRIAN II REQUIREMENT

3 credit hours

HORSEMANSHIP II

3 credit hours

OR

ENGLISH EQUITATION II

3 credit hours

OR

LOCAL NEEDS - PRINCIPLES OF RANCH HORSE RIDING II

3 credit hours

EQUINE ELECTIVE

2 credit hours

SPECIAL TOPICS III

3 credit hours

OR

LOCAL NEEDS - REINING

3 credit hours

OR

LOCAL NEEDS - ADVANCED RANCH HORSE RIDING

3 credit hours

INTERNSHIP - EQUINE SCIENCE

3 credit hours

Total Credit Hours:12

Equestrian II Requirement: AGEQ2339 or AGEQ2359 or AGEQ1371

 

Equine Elective: AGEQ 1391, AGEQ2370 or AGEQ2371


Total Credit Hours: 42

*AGEQ2386 will constitute the capstone experience.