Animal Science Fundamentals

Natural Sciences Division
Certificate E0360

This certificate program is designed for students to acquire basic knowledge in the fundamentals of Animal Science. This can be utilized to gain entry level employment on farms, ranches and in agricultural sales and services. It is also the first step in the pathway to a career in becoming an educator in Agricultural Sciences. All courses are applicable for degree requirements.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will:

  • be able to explain the historical and current economic importance of the livestock and pet animal industries.

Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Courses

AGAN 1Animal Science 3
AGAN 2Animal Nutrition 3
AGAN 51Animal Handling and Restraint 3
AGAN 94Animal Breeding 3
AGLI 96Animal Sanitation and Disease Control 3
Total Units15
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