Equine Studies  (A.S. & Cert)

Horse Training Skills Concentration

Example 2-year Plan

First Semester - Fall

Course Units

AGEQ 009 Draft Horse Driving

0.5

AGEQ 102: Elements of Equine Science

3

AGEQ 103: Western Equitation I

2

AGEQ 104: Horse Conformation and Judging

1

AGEQ 115: Elements of Horse Training I

0.5

AGEQ 140: Intro. To Equine Behavior and Training

2

AGEQ 204: Training Young Horses Under Saddle Fall

2

AG 270: Agriculture Education and Employment

0.5

General Education

3-6
Total 14.5-17

Second Semester - Spring

Course Units

AGEQ 123: Introduction to Farrier

0.5

AGEQ 106: Western Equitation II

2

AGEQ 116: Elements of Horse Training II

0.5

AGEQ 141: Equine Behavior and Training

2

AGEQ 205: Training Young Horse under Saddle Spring

2

AGAS 120/125: Intro to Animal Science OR Animal Feeds & Nutrition

3

General Education

3-7
Total 13.5-17.5

Third Semester - Fall

Course Units

AGEQ 206: Advanced Training Young Horses Under Saddle

2

AGEQ 225: Ranch Horsemanship

0.5

AGEQ 214: Handling & Care of the Foal, Weanling, Yearling Fall

1

AGEQ 297, 298, 299 Special Projects/Topics in Equine Studies

1

Agriculture Elective

0.5-3

General Education

9-12
Total 14-19.5

Fourth Semester - Spring

Course Units

AGEQ 207: Preparing the Horse for Sale and Show

2

AGEQ 226: Advanced Horsemanship

0.5

AGEQ 271: Agriculture Education & Employment

0.5

AGEQ 299: Special Projects in Equine Studies

1

Agriculture Elective

0.5-3

General Education

9-12
Total 12.5-18

FRC Equine Studies

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