Horse Ranch Management, AS
Natural Sciences Division
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.
This degree requires the completion of General Education coursework plus the following:
|Course Prefix||Course Name||Units|
|AGAG 59||Work Experience in Agriculture 1||3|
|AGAN 2||Animal Nutrition||3|
|AGAN 94||Animal Breeding||3|
|AGLI 16||Horse Production and Management||4|
|AGLI 18||Horse Ranch Management||4|
|AGLI 19||Horse Hoof Care||2|
|AGLI 20||Horse Behavior and Training||2|
|AGLI 96||Animal Sanitation and Disease Control||3|
|AGLI 97||Artificial Insemination of Livestock||2|
|Choose six units from the following:||6|
|Tractor and Landscape Equipment Operations|
|Small Engine Repair I|
|Principles of Business|
|Small Business Management|
|Introduction to Welding|
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.