Equine Emphasis Management Option

Bachelor of Science Degree.
Animal Science-Equine Emphasis, Management Option.
Generic Four-year Plan.

Semester 1 (Fall)

ANSC 168 Equine Equitation and Management ~ 2
ENGL 100 Academic Reading and Writing ~ 3
MATH 146 College Algebra ~ 3
General Education course (SB) ~ 3
General Education course (HF) ~ 3
Total semester credits ~ 14

Semester 5 (Fall)

AGBI 251 Agricultural Biochemistry ~ 3
ANSC 346 Principles of Animal Breeding ~ 3
ANSC 369 Equine Production ~ 4
AGEC 300 level course ~ 3
Diversity course (ACD) ~ 3
Total semester credits ~ 16

Semester 2 (Spring)

ANSC 111 Introduction to Animal Science ~ 3
ANSC 167 Equine Management and Equitation ~ 2
BIOL 150 General Biology ~ 3
CHEM 121 General Chemistry I and Lab ~ 5
Ethical Citizenship course (EC) ~ 3
Total semester credits ~ 16

Semester 6 (Spring)

ANSC 260 Animal Physiology ~ 4
ANSC 345 Animal Health ~ 2
AGEC 300 level course ~ 3
Directed elective course ~ 3
Humanities/Fine Arts course (HF) ~ 3
Physical education activity course ~ .5
Total semester credits ~ 15.5

Semester 3 (Fall)

ANSC 231 Principles of Nutrition ~ 3
ANSC 261 or 268 Adv Horsemanship or Bal Seat App ~ 3
AGEC 230 Agricultural Economics I ~ 3
CSTA 101 Fund. of Oral Communication ~ 3
ENGL 200 Investigating Ideas: Reading, Writing, and the Disciplines ~ 3
P ED 108 Health and Fitness for Life ~ 1
Total semester credits ~ 16

Semester 7 (Fall)

Elective course ~ 3
ANSC 433 Advanced Nutrition ~ 3
ANSC 448 Reproductive Physiology ~ 3
Professional Studies in CAFES course ~ 3
Global Perspectives course (GP) ~ 3
Physical education activity course ~ .5
Total semester credits ~ 16.5

Semester 4 (Spring)

ANSC 232 Applied Feeds and Feeding ~ 3
ANSC 257 Genetics ~ 3
CHEM 230 General Organic Chemistry ~ 3
Professional Studies in CAFES ~ 3
Social and Behavioral Science course (SB) ~ 3
Total semester credits ~ 15

Semester 8 (Spring)

ANSC 485 Seminar in Animal Science ~ 1
Multidisciplinary course ~ 3
Directed elective course ~ 3
Elective course ~ 3
Elective course ~ 3
Total semester credits ~ 13


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