Major Details

Equine Administration B.S.

The major in Equine Administration is designed specifically for those students who intend to pursue career opportunities within equine industries and business organizations functioning as professional leaders, facility managers, administrators, and equine entrepreneurs. Students are offered coursework in the techniques of horse management, techniques of facility management, equine law, and equine business practices.

Majors must pass EQU201 and EQU391 with a grade of C or higher to satisfy major requirements - courses must be taken before student accumulates 90 credit hours/Senior standing.

Majors must also pass EQA305 and EQA420 with a grade of C or higher to satisfy major requirements.

*Students can take either COM203 or COM213 to fulfill the communication component required for the major.

Course List - Total Hours: 50

Course # Course Title Hours
ACC240 Principles of Accounting I    3
BUS206 Entrepreneurship    3
BUS332 Business Communications    3
BUS351 Principles of Management    3
BUS421 Human Relations    3
COM203 Interpersonal Communication    3
COM213 Gender Communication    3
EQA305 Techniques of Facility Management    4
EQA320 Equine Event Management    3
EQA420 Equine Administration Seminar    2
EQU112 Equine Care    3
EQU113 Equine Health and First Aid    3
EQU201 Techniques of Horse Management    2
EQU210 Survey of the Equine Profession    2
EQU391 Horse Management Practicum    4
EQU405 Equine Business Practices    3
MIS125 Productivity Tools    3


Required Electives

Elective Hours
Applied Riding   3

Academic Catalog 2011