Curriculum in Animal Sciences - Equine Science Option

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ANSC 1100 Orientation to Animal Sciences1ANSC 1000 Introduction to Animal Sciences4
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology3BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology3
BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory1BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory1
CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3CHEM 1040 Fundamental Chemistry II3
CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1CHEM 1041 Fundamental Chemistry II Laboratory1
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
MATH 1130 Pre-Calculus Trigonometry3 
 15 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 2500 Human Anatomy and Physiology I4BIOL 2510 Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
HIST 1010 World History I3CHEM 2030 Survey of Organic Chemistry3
STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences3COMM 1000 Public Speaking3
ANSC 2050 Introduction to Horse Management and Training3ECON 2020 Principles of Microeconomics3
 HIST 1020 World History II3
 13 16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
AGEC 4000 Principles of Agribusiness Management3ANSC 3410 Animal Metabolism and Nutrition3
ANSC 3600 Reproductive Physiology4ANSC 3500 Animal Breeding3
FISH 3000 Agricultural Genetics (OR AGRI 3000 OR BIOL 3000)4ANSC 3800 Careers in Animal Science1
Core Literature13Core Humanities (Suggest PHIL 1030)13
 Core Social Science13
 Directed Elective23
 14 16
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
ANSC 3420 Applied Animal Feeding and Nutrition3CSES 5500 Forage Production and Utilization3
BIOL 3200 General Microbiology4ANSC 4050 Horse Production4
Core Fine Arts13High Impact Experience32
Directed Elective23Free Electives6
Free Electives3UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation0
 16 15
Total Hours: 120

Bolded courses constitute the ANEQ major (38 hrs; 2.0 GPA required for these courses).

1

See AU Bulletin 

2

Directed Electives:

ANSC 3150 Equine Marketing

ANSC 3650 Physiology of Equine Athlete
ANSC 4450 Equine Nutrition
 

3

 High Impact Experience (2 hours):

ANSC 3840 Study/Travel in ANSC

ANSC 4920 Internship

ANSC 4980 Undergraduate Research

AGRI 4000 Agriculture Study Abroad

ANSC 4960 Dairy U/Dairy Goat U/Horse U Special Problems