2016-2017 Catalog

Equine Studies, A.S.

2292: A.S. Degree in Equine Studies — Business Management Specialization (60 Credit Hours)

CIP: 01.0507

FL CIP: 1101050701

SOC: 45-1011

The Equine Business Management specialization under the Associate in Science degree in Equine Studies is ideal for the student who plans to manage an equine farm, equine retail center or establish a service-based equine business like massage therapy, photographer, transportation, sales agent or similar business. Graduates may seek employment in one of these fields or develop their own business as entrepreneurs. Course work includes science-based classes such as nutrition, behavior, anatomy, health care or conformation as well as business-based classes such as business management or sales and marketing. Additional information about this program can be found at CF.edu/equine or by calling 352-854-2322, ext. 1516.

Requirements

Program Core Courses

ANS 1238CEquine Behavior and Psychology

3

ANS 2403Equine Nutrition

3

ANS 1237CEquine Health Care

3

ANS 1949Work Experience I

3

 

OST 2335Business Communications

3

OR

ENC 1102Freshman Composition Skills II**

3

 

CGS 1100Microcomputer Applications

3

ANS 1073CEquine Anatomy and Physiology

3

Note: ENC 1102 recommended for A.A. degree

Business Management Specialization

ANS 1315Equine Reproduction

3

ANS 1222Equine Sales and Marketing

3

ANS 1223Equine Conformation Analysis

3

AEB 2137CEquine Business Management

3

Equine Electives (12 credits)

ANS 1236Introduction to Equine Science

3

ANS 2232CHorse Handling and Safety

3

ANS 1930Special Topics - Equine Studies

1

ANS 1220Equine Sport and Competition

3

AEB 1941Equine Careers

1

SPN 1120Elementary Spanish I

4

ANS 1942Equine Practicum

3

ATE 2623Equine First Aid

3

Additional Equine credits (maximum of 6 credits from other Equine specialization)

6

ANS 1930 may be taken a maximum of two times for credit

General Education Courses

ENC 1101Freshman Composition Skills I**

3

One of the following:

MAC 1105College Algebra**

3

MAC 2311Calculus I with Analytic Geometry**

5

MGF 1106Liberal Arts Mathematics**

3

MGF 1107Mathematical Explorations**

3

STA 2023Elementary Statistics**

3

STA 2023HHonors Elementary Statistics**

3

One of the following:

ARH 1000Art Appreciation

3

HUM 1020Introduction to the Humanities

3

LIT 1000Introduction to Literature

3

MUL 1010Music Appreciation

3

PHI 2010Introduction to Philosophy

3

THE 1000Introduction to the Theatre

3

One of the following:

AMH 2020United States History Since 1877

3

ANT 2000Introduction to Anthropology

3

ECO 2013Principles of Economics - Macro

3

POS 2041American National Government

3

PSY 2012General Psychology

3

PSY 2012HHonors General Psychology

3

SYG 2000Introductory Sociology

3

One of the following:

AST 1002Descriptive Astronomy

3

BSC 1005Introduction to Biology

3

BSC 2010Integrated Principles of Biology I

3

BSC 2085Human Anatomy and Physiology I

3

CHM 1020Chemistry for Liberal Studies

4

CHM 2045General Chemistry I

3

ESC 1000Earth Science

3

EVR 1001Introduction to Environmental Science

3

EVR 1001HIntroduction to Environmental Science Honors

3

PHY 1020Elementary Physics for the Nonscience Majors

3

PHY 1053CGeneral Physics I with Lab

4

PHY 2048CGeneral Physics with Calculus I with Lab

5

Total Credit Hours: 60