Horse Ranch Management (AS Degree S0102)

Natural Sciences Division
Degree S0102

The Horse Ranch Management degree is molded around a core of equine science, including husbandry, production, management, training, and breeding as well as business and general education courses. The curriculum combines a combination of technical knowledge and practical skills utilizing a hands-on approach to instruction and is intended to prepare students for employment following graduation. Upon completion, students will have intermediate skills for a variety of employment opportunities in the equine industry. 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:

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
Required Electives
ASCI 2Animal Nutrition3
ASCI 16Horse Production and Management4
ASCI 18Horse Ranch Management4
ASCI 19Horse Hoof Care2
ASCI 20Horse Behavior and Training2
ASCI 59Work Experience in Agriculture *Complete 3 - 4 units of ASCI 593-4
ASCI 94Animal Breeding3
ASCI 96Animal Sanitation and Disease Control3
ASCI 97Artificial Insemination of Livestock3
Choose a minimum of 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 Units33-34

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.

Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
AGAN 2 3
AGAN 94 3
AGLI 96 3
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4
Winter Term 1
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4
Spring Term 1
AGLI 18 4
AGLI 19 2
AGAG 59 1
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5
Summer Term 1
A/AS PE .5
Fall Term 2
AGLI 20 2
AGAG 59 1
AGLI 97 2
Winter Term 2
Spring Term 2
AGAG 59 1
AGLI 16 4
Certificate: Horse Ranch Management, L1 E0361 1  
Certificate: Horse Ranch Management, L2 N04888 8  
Horse Ranch Management, AS S0102 2  
Submit petitions to Admissions Records Submit petitions to Admissions Records  
 Total Units57.5
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