Horse Ranch Management, AS

Natural Sciences Division
Degree S0102

Horse Ranch Management offers students a look into the science, breeding, management and training of horses using a hands-on approach. It helps to prepare students for a variety of jobs in the horse industry and is molded around a core of horse science, agriculture, and general education courses. This program is intended to prepare students for employment following graduation. Students desiring a Bachelor’s Degree (transfer) program should consult with a counselor or advisor to discuss transferability of courses.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will:

  • Be able to design a comprehensive production/business plan for various horse-related activities.
  • Demonstrate professional conduct in the industry.
  • Be able to obtain an entry-level position in the horse industry.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Courses

AGAG 59Work Experience in Agriculture 13
AGAN 2Animal Nutrition 3
AGAN 94Animal Breeding 3
AGLI 16Horse Production and Management 4
AGLI 18Horse Ranch Management 4
AGLI 19Horse Hoof Care 2
AGLI 20Horse Behavior and Training 2
AGLI 96Animal Sanitation and Disease Control 3
AGLI 97Artificial Insemination of Livestock 2
Required Electives
Choose six units from the following:6
Tractor and Landscape Equipment Operations
Small Engine Repair I
Construction Fundamentals
Principles of Business
Small Business Management
Introduction to Welding
Total Units32

Complete three units of AGAG 59.

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