Horse Ranch Management (AS Degree S0102)
Natural Sciences Division
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:
|Course Prefix||Course Name||Units|
|ASCI 2||Animal Nutrition||3|
|ASCI 16||Horse Production and Management||4|
|ASCI 18||Horse Ranch Management||4|
|ASCI 19||Horse Hoof Care||2|
|ASCI 20||Horse Behavior and Training||2|
|ASCI 59||Work Experience in Agriculture *Complete 3 - 4 units of ASCI 59||3-4|
|ASCI 94||Animal Breeding||3|
|ASCI 96||Animal Sanitation and Disease Control||3|
|ASCI 97||Artificial Insemination of Livestock||3|
|Choose a minimum of 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.
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.
|Fall Term 1||Units|
|ENGL 1A||Freshman Composition||4|
|Winter Term 1|
|SPCH 1A||Public Speaking||4|
|Spring Term 1|
|AA/S MATH||Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req||5|
|Summer Term 1|
|Fall Term 2|
|Winter Term 2|
|Spring Term 2|
|Certificate: Horse Ranch Management, L1 E0361 1|
|Certificate: Horse Ranch Management, L2 N04888 8|
|Horse Ranch Management, AS S0102 2|
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